Meaning of nearby

near•by

Pronunciation: (nēr'bī'), [key]
— adj.
  1. close at hand; not far off; adjacent; neighboring: a nearby village.
—adv.
  1. in the neighborhood or vicinity; close by: She works nearby.
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