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near at hand

If something is near at ​hand, it is near enough to you for you to ​reach it: I like to have my ​books near at ​hand when I'm ​working.
(Definition of near at hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “near at hand”
in Chinese (Simplified) 近在手边的, 近在咫尺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 近在手邊的, 近在咫尺…
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