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  • adj. Less distant from. comparative form of near: more near
  • prep. Closer

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. less distant in space.

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

  • adv. (comparative of `near' or `close') within a shorter distance


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