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separated in space or coming from or going to a distance

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far apart in relevance or relationship or kinship

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remote in manner

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separate or apart in time

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located far away spatially

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I suppose you're one of the people who think we should all have professions," she said, rather distantly, as if feeling her way among the phantoms of an unknown world.
In fashion distantly resembling the way men look upon the gods they create, so looked White Fang upon the man-animals before him.
It has also been observed that when pollen of one species is placed on the stigma of a distantly allied species, though the pollen-tubes protrude, they do not penetrate the stigmatic surface.
Maggy being broad awake, and in the act of distantly gloating over the fruit and cakes with chuckles of anticipation, Clennam made the best diversion in his power by pouring her out a glass of wine, which she drank in a series of loud smacks; putting her hand upon her windpipe after every one, and saying, breathless, with her eyes in a prominent state, 'Oh, ain't it d'licious
Jingle's face gradually relaxed; and something distantly resembling a wink quivered for an instant in his left eye.
Based on their anatomy and other traits (excluding venom), the two were thought to be only distantly related, since they resembled other spider species that were known to be evolutionarily distant.
On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service provides a new 'Royal Spyness mystery revolving around a distantly royal relative who is penniless and resourceful, Lady Georgiana Rannoch.
Take Mayim Bialik, who's friends with Rachel Bloom who was roommates with Ilana Glazer who's distantly related to Abbi Jacobson: Jewish geography isn't just for your camp friends.
The technology virtually imports the object distantly located, for a one-on-one Interaction with the anchor.
Thirty judges from all over Ukraine have already been trained distantly and received their certificates of accomplishment.
Scientists recently discovered an asteroid distantly orbiting Earth while it follows its own orbit around the sun.
But nothing left us quite as baffled as David Cameron bragging he was distantly related to Kim Kardashian.
The new study examined the entire set of active genes, or the transcriptome, of 24 conifers and other seed plants and three distantly related plants.
Trailing distantly in third, fourth and fifth place were Afghanistan, Turkey and Turkmenistan.
It is also called talimogene laherparepvec (T-Vec) and is recommended to treat adults with unresectable melanoma that is regionally or distantly metastatic with no bone, brain, lung or other visceral disease.