Definitions for buena vistaˈbweɪ nə ˈvɪs tə, ˈvis-
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Bue′na Vis′taˈbweɪ nə ˈvɪs tə, ˈvis-(n.)
a village in NE Mexico, near Saltillo: site of U.S. victory in battle (1847) during the Mexican War.
Category: American History
a pitched battle in the Mexican War in 1847; United States forces under Zachary Taylor defeated the Mexican forces under Santa Anna at a locality in northern Mexico