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proximity
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Babbitt
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  • He sang eloquently the advantages of proximity of school-buildings to rentable homes, but he did not know—he did not know that it was worth while to know—whether the city schoolrooms were properly heated, lighted, ventilated, furnished; he did not know how the teachers were chosen; and though he chanted "One of the boasts of Zenith is that we pay our teachers adequately," that was because he had read the statement in the Advocate-Times.

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  • They selected the offices for their proximity to D.C. political power.
  • We like the neighborhood because of its proximity to the University.

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