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proxemics

prox·e·mics

proxemics

pronunciation:
prak se mihks [or] prak si mihks
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part of speech: noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the study of how space is used and structured in work, personal relationships, and the like.
derivation: proxemic (adj.)
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The word proxemics contains the following part:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology