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propinquity
used in King Lear

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  • Let it be so,—thy truth then be thy dower: For, by the sacred radiance of the sun, The mysteries of Hecate, and the night; By all the operation of the orbs, From whom we do exist and cease to be; Here I disclaim all my paternal care, Propinquity, and property of blood, And as a stranger to my heart and me Hold thee, from this for ever.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A Room of State in King Lear's Palace (36% in)

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