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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 prox·im·i·ty /prɑkˈsɪməti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prox·im·i·ty n.  The quality or state of being next in time, place, causation, influence, etc.; immediate nearness, either in place, blood, or alliance.
 If he plead proximity of blood
 That empty title is with ease withstood.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the property of being close together [syn: propinquity]
      2: the region close around a person or thing
      3: 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 [syn: law of proximity]