vi•vaPronunciation: (vē'vu; It.vē'vä; Sp. bē'vä), [key]
(an exclamation of acclaim or approval): Viva Zapata!
a shout of “viva.”
vi•vaPronunciation: (vī'vu), [key]
(in British and European universities) an oral examination; viva voce.
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