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adjacent, along, close, hairbreadth, immediate, local, near, nearby, neighborhood, proximate, at, next.
aside, away, by, past.
aside, at hand, away, beyond, close, handy, over, past, through, to one side, in reach.
aside, away, bye, incident, incidental, past, side.
close at hand, next to, in company with, close by, equal with, by the side of, parallel to, along the side of, at the side of.
in the vicinity of, near to, appearing in, found in, placed at, situated at.
by means of
on, Via, With, under the aegis of, through the medium of, at the hand of, in the name of, supported by, through the agency of, with the assistance of.
along, alongside, close to, near, nearby, nigh, round, Beside, by way of.
Examples of usage:
– When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
– The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
– Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates
– Rebel Spurs by Andre Norton
– The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr