/ (ˈprɒksɪmɪ ækˈsɛsɪt) /
the person coming next after the winner in a competitive examination or an academic prize giving; runner-up
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Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?
Word Origin for proxime accessit
Latin: he came next
Words nearby proxime accessit
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