Definition of Proximity in English :

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Proximity meaning in English

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1. propinquity, proximity

the property of being close together

2. proximity

the region close around a person or thing

3. law of proximity, proximity

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

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of proximity
nearness in space or time
nearness or closeness in a series

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see synonyms of proximity
the state or quality of being near; nearness in space, time, etc.

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see synonyms of proximity
The state, quality, sense, or fact of being near or next; closeness: "Swift's major writings have a proximity and a relevance that is splendidly invigorating" (M.D. Aeschliman). See Usage Note at redundancy.

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