Definitions for Proximityprɒkˈsɪm ɪ ti
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the property of being close together
the region close around a person or thing
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
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.
the quality or state of being next in time, place, causation, influence, etc.; immediate nearness, either in place, blood, or alliance
Origin: [L. proximitas: cf. F. proximit See Proximate, and cf. Propinquity, Approach.]
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It was very moving, this physical proximity to these animals is powerful.
They sit in close proximity and pass ich from fish to fish, what we're seeing could be catastrophic.
If you have people living in very close proximity to each other…then diseases can spread much faster.
The investigation team also experienced headaches and nausea when in close proximity to the projectile/agent.
Hebei is enjoying favorable financing support due to its proximity to the capital and the urgency of cleaning up air pollution.
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