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in the vicinity of (s) (noun), in the vicinities of (pl)
1. The area near some particular place: Janet used to live in the vicinity of the Los Angeles Airport in California, but she moved because it was much too noisy!
2. Used before a number to indicate that an amount is not exact, but approximate: The current population of that city is in the vicinity of 10,000.
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