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proximate

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proximate

adj prox·i·mate \ˈpräk-sə-mət\

Definition of PROXIMATE

1
a :  very near b :  next, preceding, or following; especially :  relating to or being a proximate cause
2
:  determined by proximate analysis
3
:  proximal 1b
prox·i·mate·ly adverb
March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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