in the vicinity of

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Definition of in the vicinity of

1 : in the area that is close to (a place) He lives in the general/immediate vicinity of the school.
2 : close to or around (an amount) His yearly salary is in the vicinity of one million dollars.

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“In the vicinity of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20vicinity%20of. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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