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  • It certainly helps that RotR fave David Mitchell has a Number9Dream-like tale in there, propinquitous to cool contributions from Margaret Atwood, Poppy Z.

    Momentary Sayonara : Edward Champion’s Reluctant Habits

  • At any rate, the mate takes the food mystery almost as much to heart as he takes the persistent and propinquitous existence of Sidney

    Chapter 44

  • Braddock made no effort to keep up with them, but loafed behind, simulating interest in the most conveniently propinquitous of his possessions, with now and then a furtive glance at the couple a half-dozen paces ahead.

    The Rose in the Ring

  • At any rate, the mate takes the food mystery almost as much to heart as he takes the persistent and propinquitous existence of Sidney Waltham.

    The Mutiny of the Elsinore

  • We are pleased to propinquitous heterogeneous 1/5 RC cars.

    Article directories Celibataire Urbaine

  • I propose to acquire the most propinquitous and celeritous mule in this section and gallop diplomatically over into the neighboring and peaceful nation of Alabama. "

    The Gentle Grafter

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  • This word should have definitions. It is not obsolete (OED).
    Propinquitous means nearby, close at hand; that is in propinquity (in various senses) (Oxford English Dictionary).

    July 28, 2011