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proximate

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adjective prox·i·mate \ˈpräk-sə-mət\

Medical Definition of proximate

  1. 1a:  very nearb:  next, preceding, or following; especially :  relating to or being a proximate cause

  2. 2:  determined by proximate analysis

  3. 3:  proximal 1b

  4. prox·i·mate·ly adverb





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