- at very close range.
- in great detail.
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Examples from the Web for up-close
Accompanied by a guide, viewers can snorkel or scuba dive to the sculptures for an up-close look.Artist Jason deCaires Taylor’s Underwater Sculptures Are a Sight to Sea
April 7, 2014
For the up-close microscopic view, imagine two flat hair-combs lying on the desk with the teeth facing each other.Cool It on the CrossFit: What’s Rhabdomyolysis?
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Or it can be an up-close lesson in the kind of self-absorption and political ego that can trip up some in Washington.The Worst Boss in Congress?
June 29, 2011
The greatest check against government conspiracy is the up-close chaos of any human organization.Iran and U.S. Wingnuts: a 9/11 Love Story
March 8, 2010