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personal distance

noun
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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Contemporary definitions for personal distance
noun

the physical or emotional space that individuals maintain between themselves and others; the degree of remoteness that is either desired or felt between a person and others; also called social distance , cf. personal space

Word Origin

1853

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