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near
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 15
7. Closely connected or related.
8. Close to one's interests, affection, etc.; touching, or affecting intimately; intimate; dear; as, a near friend.
11. Next to the driver, when he is on foot; in the Unted States, on the left of an animal or a team; as, the near ox; the near leg. See Off side, under Off, a.
12. To approach; to come nearer; as, the ship neared the land.
Part of Speech: comparative
1. Nearer.
Part of Speech: preposition
Part of Speech: verb
1. To draw near; to approach.
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