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  • n. Plural form of vicinity.


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  • Amelia's book includes not only cold measurements of monuments and their vicinities, but warm descriptions of lives of expatriates and locals alike, including men and women of all ranks.

    Terry Kelhawk: Skirts on Camels: Early Women Travel Writers

  • Shorty shook his head indignantly, as he spread his chips out in the vicinities of '3,' '11,' and '17,' and tossed a spare chip on the


  • It is not a good policy to "internationalize" bi-lateral border disputes or "militarize" the vicinities of other nation's territorial waters.

    Fred Teng: Maritime Diplomacy Necessary for Cyber Security

  • The most attractive habitats for synthetic sentience might be the vicinities of exceptional sources of energy – for example black holes, or even the neighbourhoods of large stars, which routinely boil off the energy of ten thousand suns.

    Alien life – but not as we know it

  • Peccadilloes large and small would elude me, naturally, which was why I depended upon others at Bear Stearns to observe what was happening in their immediate vicinities.

    The Rise and Fall of Bear Stearns

  • West Jerusalem boasts many neighborhoods that evoke not only the serenity that some settlers associate with their vicinities in the West Bank, but also dynamic mixed commercial-residential areas.

    Mira Sucharov: West Bank Settlers' Buy-in

  • Not at least for the poor, down-trodden, less-privileged people living in the rural regions, if not for those privileged lots residing in the urban regions and its vicinities.

    Amazingly, Even Diarrhea KIlls Scores of People in Nepal

  • Pamela Levi went out into the urban landscape and photographed ordinary or aggressive vicinities and figures: girls, men, children, mostly in minimal clothing.

    Artists: Israeli, 1970 to the Present.

  • Having lived and worked as a law enforcement officer in areas from the impoverished to the affluent, I understand why officials tend to hype crime in some vicinities while down-playing it in others.

    Could Annie Le Really Have Been Killed Anywhere?

  • It has some two hundred pupils, including dormitory pupils from other vicinities.



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