Distance

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Definition

a distance: a length, a extent, a space, a range, a span
noun

to distance: to keep a distance, to maintain space
verb

Examples

  • "After this alarming incident, I decided to observe Spencer from a safe distance."
  • "Of the many trendy movements gaining popularity within elitist circles, the 'local food' movement may have the most momentum. The term describes the growing preference of some consumers to eat only locally or regionally-produced food rather than food which has traveled great distances before arriving on their plate."
  • "The Conservative Party, of which Sir Bear has been a member since birth, has distanced itself from the MP's remarks."
  • "The Supertrowel fits onto the handle of any trowel of any size and extends the exact distance from your arm to the ground, no matter how far away!"

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