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proximity

noun

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the state or condition of being near
  • the proximity of the curtains to the fireplace was a cause of concern for the safety inspector

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“Proximity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/proximity. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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