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English definition of “off”

off

preposition (NEAR TO)    /ɒf/ US  /ɑːf/
B2 near to: He lives just off the main road . It's an island off the east coast of Spain.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
(Definition of off preposition (NEAR TO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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