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proximity

prox·im·i·ty

proximity

 
 
pronunciation:
prak sI mih ti
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: the condition, quality, or fact of being near or close; nearness.
The corner store offers little variety, but its proximity makes it convenient.We live in proximity to our neighbors here in the city.
synonyms:
closeness, nearness, propinquity
antonyms:
distance
similar words:
vicinity
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