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proximate
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The House of Mirth
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  • It was of course impossible to accept a loan from Rosedale; but proximate possibilities hovered temptingly before her.

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  • The court found that negligence was the proximate cause of the loss.
  • The proximate cause of death was a heart attack, but it was preceded by 50 years of an unhealthy lifestyle.

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