Proxime
Proxime Prox"ime, a. [L. proximus. See {Proximate}.] Next; immediately preceding or following. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Proxĭme — (lat.), nächstens …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Proxime — Proxime, lat., zunächst; Proximität, Nähe, nahe Verwandtschaft; proximus der Nächste …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • proxime — prox·ime …   English syllables

  • proxime — ˈpräksə̇m adjective Etymology: Latin proximus nearest, next more at proximate archaic : proximate …   Useful english dictionary

  • proxime accessit — [ˌprɒksɪmeɪ ak sɛsɪt, mi] noun the person who comes second in an examination or is runner up for an award. Origin L., lit. came very near …   English new terms dictionary

  • proxime accessit —    (he or she) came nearest ; n. competitor next to prize winner …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • proxime accessit — n. 1 second place in an examination etc. 2 a person gaining this. Etymology: L, = came very near …   Useful english dictionary

  • PEGU et Aracan regna proxime sita sunt ad fines Bengalae — ubi initium sumentia littora sua porrigunt, inter Eurum, et Euroaustrum usque ad civitatem portumque Martavan, qui est in provincia Pegu, distatque missiaribus 70. a Bengala, situs sub decimo sexto gradu, a quo provincia Sian incipit. Utrumque… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • RYSVICUM i. e. RYSWYK — RYSVICUM, i. e. RYSWYK pagus celebris, et peramoenus Hollandiae, suburbanus Hagae Comitum, Potentissimi, Augustissimi, Felicissini, Serenissimi VILHELMI III. Magnae Britanniae Regis, Castro sumptuosissimo, magnificentissimo nobilitatus; in cuius… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • accessit — [ aksesit ] n. m. • 1680; mot lat. « il ou elle s approche », d apr. la formule utilisée autrefois dans les distributions de prix Ad hos proxime accesserunt « De ceux ci (les lauréats), ils s approchèrent le plus près » ♦ Distinction, récompense… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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