Definitions for Proximityprɒkˈsɪm ɪ ti

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  1. proximity, propinquity(noun)

    the property of being close together

  2. proximity(noun)

    the region close around a person or thing

  3. proximity, law of proximity(noun)

    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

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  1. proximity(Noun)

    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.

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  1. Proximity(noun)

    the quality or state of being next in time, place, causation, influence, etc.; immediate nearness, either in place, blood, or alliance

  2. Origin: [L. proximitas: cf. F. proximit See Proximate, and cf. Propinquity, Approach.]


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