Definitions for vicinageˈvɪs ə nɪdʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vic•i•nageˈvɪs ə nɪdʒ(n.)

  1. the region near or about a place; vicinity.

  2. a particular neighborhood or district, or the people belonging to it.

  3. proximity.

Origin of vicinage:

1275–1325; ME vesinage < OF, =vesin near

Wiktionary

  1. vicinage(Noun)

    A surrounding district; a neighbourhood.

  2. vicinage(Noun)

    The people of a neighbourhood.

  3. vicinage(Noun)

    The state of living near something; proximity, closeness.

  4. vicinage(Noun)

    the area where a crime was committed, a trial is being held, or the community from which jurors are drawn.

  5. Origin: From visenage, with reformation according to the original source, vicinus.

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