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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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Vicinity GeoSearch technology allows users to search the Web for pages that contain physical address or phone number information.
Moreover, his efforts to escape from the vicinity of a violent confrontation in which he inflicted or attempted infliction of death or serious physical injury supports probable cause to believe that he poses an imminent danger to the agents or others.
In the meantime, the ministry said at least ten insurgents were killed and seven more were wounded during a separate operation conducted in the vicinity of Shindand district in Herat province.
While the process manufacturing industry continues to evolve - so does Vicinity. The latest version - Vicinity 4.13 - empowers batch manufacturers to be more effective.
Danish Aid Association will detonate useless ammunition at the vicinity of Koneen village in the south.
It added that in the vicinity of Waddan, one ammunition storage facility
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The availability of district heating through the university's power house will provide an incentive for construction of new facilities on campus as well as in the vicinity of the University.
If there were much of anything in the vicinity of XTE J1550-54, its jets would have immediately slowed down and shown the hot spots seen in jets from supermassive black holes.
Immigration authorities have searched Sakata Junior College in Yamagata Prefecture, northeastern Japan, to check on the status of about 200 Chinese students who live in Tokyo and its vicinity, immigration officials said Wednesday.
Parallel to development in each of these areas is the on-going development of high-rise rental residential buildings north of 86th Street in the vicinity of First and Second avenues.
Surface-level HOV lane additions in Los Angeles County (which generally involve some new paving plus new signage and lane restriping) cost in the vicinity of $2 million to $5 million per lane-mile.
PESHAWAR -- Member Provincial Assembly ANP,Shagufta Malik has submitted a call attention notice in provincial assembly against the increased incidents of street crimes in vicinity of the city.
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Provincial governor's spokesman Abdullah Hasrat confirmed the report and said the airstrike was carried out in the vicinity of Zurmat district.