The proximity of the candidates seated at the table facilitated the fast pace and early engagement of their respective opponent.
In Libya, however, because of its oil reserves and proximity to Europe, the world has been quick to intervene.
They make us realize, he explains, that “proximity is important to entrepreneurship.”
late 15c., from Middle French proximité "nearness" (14c.), from Latin proximitatem (nominative proximitas) "nearness, vicinity," from proximus "nearest, next; most direct; adjoining," figuratively "latest, most recent; next, following; most faithful," superlative of prope "near" (see propinquity).