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  • 1 distant — distant, far, faraway, far off, remote, removed mean not near or close but separated by an obvious interval especially in space or in time. Distant carries a stronger reference to the length of the interval (whether long or short) than the other… …

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  • 2 Distant — Dis tant, a. [F., fr. L. distans, antis, p. pr. of distare to stand apart, be separate or distant; dis + stare to stand. See {Stand}.] 1. Separated; having an intervening space; at a distance; away. [1913 Webster] One board had two tenons,… …

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  • 3 distant — adj. 1 far away in space VERBS ▪ be, sound ▪ become, grow ▪ The sound of the engine was growing more and more distant. ADVERB ▪ …

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  • 4 distant — dis|tant W3 [ˈdıstənt] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(far away)¦ 2¦(not friendly)¦ 3¦(not concentrating)¦ 4¦(relative)¦ 5 distant from something ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: distans, present participle of distare to stand apart , from stare to… …

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  • 5 distant — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin distant , distans, present participle of distare to stand apart, be distant, from dis + stare to stand more at stand Date: 14th century 1. a. separated in space ; away < a mile …

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  • 6 distant — distantly, adv. distantness, n. /dis teuhnt/, adj. 1. far off or apart in space; not near at hand; remote or removed (often fol. by from): a distant place; a town three miles distant from here. 2. apart or far off in time: distant centuries past …

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  • 7 distant — adj. 1 a far away in space or time. b (usu. predic.; often foll. by from) at a specified distance (three miles distant from them). 2 remote or far apart in position, time, resemblance, etc. (a distant prospect; a distant relation; a distant… …

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  • 8 distant — adj. distant from * * * [ dɪst(ə)nt] distant from …

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  • 9 From Zero — Infobox musical artist Name = From Zero Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Chicago, Illinois, United States Genre = Nu metal Years active = 1998–2005 Label = Arista Records Associated acts = URL =… …

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  • 10 Distant Relatives — Studio album by Nas and Damian Marley …

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  • 11 Distant Sun — Single by Crowded House from the album Together Alone B side …

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  • 12 Distant Relatives (band) — Distant Relatives Distant Relatives in 2010 Background information Origin San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA …

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  • 13 Distant Voices, Still Lives — Directed by Terence Davies Written by Terence Davies Starring Pete Postlethwaite Freda Dowie Lorraine Ashbourne Angela Walsh Dean Wil …

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  • 14 Distant Origin — Star Trek: Voyager episode The Voth archaeology lab Episode no …

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  • 15 Distant Lover — Song by Marvin Gaye from the album Let s Get It On Released 1973 Recorded November 3, 1970 Hitsville U.S.A. (Detroit, Michigan) 1973 (over dubbing) Hitsville West (Los Angeles, California …

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  • 16 Distant Shores (TV series) — Distant Shores Format Dramedy Created by Caleb Ranson Starring Peter Davison Samantha Bond Tristan Gemmill Emma Fildes Justin McDonald Matthew Thomas Davies Gareth Thomas …

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  • 17 Distant Journey (film) — Distant Journey Directed by Alfréd Radok Written by Erik Kolár and Mojmir Drvota and Alfréd Radok …

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  • 18 Distant Past — Desperate Housewives episode Episode no. Season 4 Episode 8 Directed by Jay Torres Written by …

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  • 19 Distant Shores (Sailing TV series) — Distant Shores Format Travel/adventure Starring Sheryl and Paul Shard Country of origin Canada No. of episodes 91+ Production …

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  • 20 Distant Earth — Studio album by ATB Released 29 April 2011 …

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