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Origin of proximate
OTHER WORDS FROM proximateprox·i·mate·ly, adverbprox·i·mate·ness, nounprox·i·ma·tion [prok-suh-mey-shuhn], /ˌprɒk səˈmeɪ ʃən/, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for proximate
It brings out the distance and doubt that festered within the proximate intimacy of the Marston family.Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine|Tom Arnold-Forster|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This summons all the proximate Beyoncé voters, as we reply in a full-throated roar, “ALLLLLL THE SINGLE LAAAAADIES!”
If anything, the opposite is true: one has to love power desperately to accept a job merely to be proximate to it.Farewell to Manmohan Singh, India’s Puppet Prime Minister|Kapil Komireddi|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it will not stop the mentally ill from reaping carnage because the proximate cause of their carnage is disease, not hardware.We Stop The Next Aurora Not With Gun Control, But With Better Mental Health Treatment|David R. Dow|July 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The rising cost of health insurance is the proximate cause of middle-class income stagnation.
There is only one method for any man to acquire even this proximate skill; and that requires long and patient practice.The Leopard Woman|Stewart Edward White
The discovery of Perraults base at the east and of Lemerciers at the north, will inevitably lead to their proximate disclosure.Paris and its Story|Thomas Okey
If everything that happens has a cause, it is possible to discover such fact's proximate causes, and to them refer this fact.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 1|Plotinos (Plotinus)
There was an amazing coherency in her story, and it was dreadful to me to see myself figuring in it as so proximate a cause.The Author Of Beltraffio|Henry James
I wish that he had explained this union by its proximate cause.The Philosophy of Spinoza|Baruch de Spinoza