as in neighborhood
an adjoining region or space there are no hotels in the vicinity of the hospital

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as in proximity
the state or condition of being near the vicinity of the town's only elementary school was one reason why the young couple bought the house

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as in tune
an approximate amount, extent, or degree starting salaries in that field are in the vicinity of $50,000 a year

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“Vicinity.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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