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  • n. The state of being near.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state or quality of being near; -- used in the various senses of the adjective.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or fact of being near, in any sense; proximity; imminence.

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

  • n. the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance

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