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Physical ProximityPlay
Refers specifically to physical distance, not social or emotional closeness between people. SlideDespite living in the vicinity, we hardly ever meet.
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Not ExactPlay
Describes an approximate area, the precise borders of which aren't clearly defined. SlideHe was seen in the vicinity of the abandoned building.
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Relative TermPlay
The meaning of 'close' or 'near' can vary based on context - a neighborhood or an entire region. SlideThe mountains in the vicinity provide excellent hiking opportunities.