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distance

noun

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1 the space or amount of space between two points, lines, surfaces, or objects
  • the distance between the earth and the sun is about 93 million miles

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2 a wide space or area
  • a region marked by great, featureless distances

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distance

verb

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“Distance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/distance. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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