Definition of “vicinity” - English Dictionary

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“vicinity” in British English

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vicinitynoun [ S ]

uk /vɪˈsɪn.ə.ti/ us /vəˈsɪn.ə.t̬i/

(Definition of “vicinity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“vicinity” in American English

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vicinitynoun [ U ]

us /vɪˈsɪn·ɪ·t̬i/

the area immediately surrounding something:

There are many stores in the vicinity where she can shop.
An area of low pressure off the southeast coast will keep some rain showers in the vicinity of the coastline.

(Definition of “vicinity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)