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to a point near in time, space, or relation

not far from another in space, time, or relation

to come near in space or time

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not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

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being on the left side

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closely resembling the genuine article

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giving or spending with reluctance

with or in a close or intimate relationship

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very close in resemblance

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near in time or place or relationship

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(of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished

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Before joining Near North, he was a senior vice president at Minet
Third, once the defense gets used to you playing the ball to the near post, they will begin creating more room for you to play the ball to the far post.
The plentiful, small craters near the landing site are ghostlike, all but buried by a layer of rubble.
Brighton may open Thursday and Pine Knob near Clarkston on Friday.
Some of the highest readings came from residents who had lived near the site before 1985, when active manufacturing operations were still ongoing and the highest DDT soil concentrations occurred.
Dropping down from a 50-km orbit, NEAR revealed tiny rocks as well as small scars from impacts that may have occurred just tens of millions of years ago.
Weather permitting): Crystal Mountain near Thompsonville (1-800-968-7686); and Treetop~Sylvan Resort at Gaylord (1-800-444-6711).
Gary Goold, principal of Dunsmore Elementary School, said he is glad the city is undertaking the project, noting there is a problem with cars going downhill too fast near the campus.
The next all-members meeting of the NFC Forum is expected to draw a record number of companies and attendees - a sign that momentum is accelerating for the Near Field Communication (NFC) marketplace and for the Forum.
Thus, researchers are working hard to glean what they can from images taken by a camera abroad the Jupiter-bound Galileo spacecraft, which in December 1990 photographed the western edge of the far side and part of the near side at several visible-light and near-infrared wavelengths.
AuthenTec, the world leader in fingerprint sensor security, innovation and sales, has joined the Near Field Communication (NFC) Forum, a non-profit industry association advancing the use of NFC technology.
In Syria near Al Hawl, one airstrike destroyed an ISIL bunker and an ISIL trench, the announcement said.
The Neolithic or Late Stone Age was a time of tremendous social and technological change in the Near East.
In Syria near Ar Raqqah, one airstrike struck an ISIL staging area, the announcement said.
Near the equator, the surface water was unusually warm and winds were very light.