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in the vicinity (of something)

1. In the area immediately nearby. I'm hoping there is somewhere nice to eat in the vicinity of our hotel. The suspect was last seen somewhere in the vicinity.
2. Close to or approximately a certain amount. My preferred salary would be $30,000 per year, or at least something in the vicinity.
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In addition to having two elevators, the three-storey palace also has a basement where paths leading to other palaces in the vicinity were also built.
The venue for the special night is the garden at The Manor and anyone who's been at The Manor knows that their garden is one of the most magical spots in the vicinity of the hotel.
"These study lessons and propaganda materials were captured by the 36th IB troopers at one of the drop-off points in the vicinity of Igis-igis, Barangay Cancavan, Carmen town, Surigao del Sur province at 9 o'clock in the evening on Monday (Oct.
The team said on its Facebook page: "Today a driver was reported for stopping on a zigzag marking with in the vicinity of a school and allowing his child to be carried in the rear of a vehicle, wearing no seatbelt whilst sitting on an adult's lap."
He said at the moment, his business sells to people in the vicinity of Semotswane, adding that he has an arrangement with a retailer in Francistown who sometimes stocks his products and shares profits.
"At the time of the incident there would have been a number of people in the vicinity who had left nightclubs and pubs nearby, and I would appeal to anyone who witnessed what happened or saw anything suspicious to get in touch.
"The Secret Service has had previous encounters with the female in the vicinity of the White House resulting in numerous arrests for a variety of criminal violations," the Secret Service said in a statement.
An RNLI spokesman said: "At 3.50am we were paged to launch by Milford Haven UK Coastguard, to assist a search for a missing person believed to be in the vicinity from Whitford to Worms Head, Rhossili.
Additionally, all naval units in the vicinity of L&M have been directed to provide fresh water in consultation with local administration.
Install physical barrier bars in the tracks, and set up motion detectors in the vicinity.
Businesses in twin cities suffered a lot of losses as small number of customers were seen on roads, especially in the vicinity of Faizabad, where protestors of Tehreek-e- Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLYR) were staging sit-in since November 6.
Siddiqui further said that the protest will not be on the Mall Road but in the vicinity, adding that no violation of the law will take place.
Out of the 14 crew members onboard, 11 were rescued by fishing boats operating in the vicinity and two bodies were recovered.
Detective Inspector Iwan Roberts said: "We are keen to speak to anyone who may have information or who may have seen someone acting suspiciously in the vicinity of the White Rose Centre overnight Thursday into Friday morning."
Other IN and ICG Aircraft flying in the vicinity were immediately diverted to search for the ditched aircraft.