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Synonyms for proximity
prɒkˈsɪm ɪ tiprox·im·i·ty

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  1. proximitynoun

    nearness, closeness

  2. proximitynoun

    closeness; the state of being near as in space, time, or relationship.

    The proximity of the heat source allowed it to be detected by the sensor.

    closeness, nearness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proximity

    neighborhood, vicinity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proximity, propinquitynoun

    the property of being close together

    propinquity, law of proximity

  2. proximitynoun

    the region close around a person or thing

    propinquity, law of proximity

  3. proximity, law of proximitynoun

    a Gestalt principle of organization holding that (other things being equal) objects or events that are near to one another (in space or time) are perceived as belonging together as a unit

    propinquity, law of proximity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. proximitynoun

    nearness, contiguity, adjacency, vicinity, vicinage, neighborhood

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  1. President Barack Obama:

    I had more faith in the Europeans, given Libya's proximity, being invested in the follow-up.

  2. Katie Ray-Jones:

    At this time, we are not experiencing significant increases in contact volume due to COVID-19, but we wouldnt expect to just yet, with survivors in such close proximity to their abusers, it can be less safe to reach out for support.

  3. Thongchai Lertwilairatanapong:

    The boys' health is improving ... relatives can now visit them in close proximity.

  4. Mark Buckton:

    The proximity of you to the wrestlers, it's like you're sitting in a living room, watching people at the opposite end fighting.

  5. James Phillips:

    There's not any great proof that that's going to make a big difference. Those are used to prevent getting the disease from health care workers that are in close proximity to patients with it.

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