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Noun

Singular
distance

Plural
s

distance (s)
  1. (countable) The amount of space between two points, usually geographical points, usually (but not necessarily) measured along a straight line.
    The distance to Petersborough is thirty miles.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The entire amount of space to the objective.
    He had promised to perform this task, but did not go the distance.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A considerable amount of space.
    The friendship did not survive the row: they kept each other at a distance.

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Verb

Infinitive
to distance

Third person singular
distances

Simple past
distanced

Past participle
-

Present participle
distancing

to distance (third-person singular simple present distances, present participle distancing, simple past and past participle distanced)
  1. To move away from someone or something.

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French

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Noun

distance f. (plural distances)

  1. distance.

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