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.]
The numerical value of Proximity in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Proximity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was very moving, this physical proximity to these animals is powerful.
I had more faith in the Europeans, given Libya's proximity, being invested in the follow-up.
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.
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