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Usage note
This word is often used in the plural in the sense shown in 2.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (close position or imminence)
a. closeness
Este vecindario es uno de los más apetecidos debido a su proximidad a la playa.This is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods because of its closeness to the beach.
b. proximity
Los estudiantes están nerviosos por la proximidad de los exámenes finales.The students are very nervous due to the proximity of their finals.
c. nearness
Una de las ventajas de este edifico de oficinas es su proximidad a la estación del metro y a la autopista.One of the advantages of this office building is its nearness to the metro station and the highway.
2. (surrounding area)
a. vicinity
¿Conoces un buen lugar para ir a comer sushi en las proximidades del hotel?Do you know of a good place for sushi in the vicinity of the hotel?
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cercanía)
a. closeness, proximity
dada la proximidad de las eleccionesas the elections are imminent
lo que más me gusta de esta casa es su proximidad al centrowhat I like best about this house is that it's so close to the center
proximidadessurrounding area
el avión cayó al mar en las proximidades de las Bahamasthe plane crashed into the sea in the vicinity of the Bahamas
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nearness; closeness
en las proximidades de Madrid in the vicinity of Madrid
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