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reach

noun [no plural]
 
/ritʃ/
out of reach too far away for someone to take hold of: I keep the medicines up here, out of the childrens’ reach.
within reach close enough for someone to take hold of: The gun lay within reach.
the distance that can be traveled, especially easily: We live within easy reach of the station.
(Definition of reach noun from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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