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  • Within easy reach; nearby.
  • Near; soon; approaching; imminent.
  • Currently receiving attention.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Under the hand or bridle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. close in space; within reach
  • adj. close in time; about to occur

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