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distant

(Detached), adjective afar, far, far away, in the distance, out of distance, out of range, out of reach, out of sight, outlying, remote, removed
Associated concepts: distant relative, trust and estates, wills

distant

(Far), adjective aloof, coif, remote, removed, standoffish, unapproachable, uncommunicative, unfriendly, unresponsive, unsociable, withdrawn
See also: controlled, disdainful, distinct, far, foreign, inaccessible, insusceptible, obscure, phlegmatic, remote, unapproachable
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After finding representatives from various branches, both closely and distantly related, they mapped large chunks of the genomes of the spider specimens.
The two Kapoors (they are distantly related members of the Kapoor acting dynasty) are in the UAE this week to film a portion of Ki and Ka, a romantic comedy about a couple exploring gender roles in an Indian marriage.
Summary: The public can distantly communicate with a number of staff scholars accredited for giving fatwa by voice and video, and in writing.
But the issues do seem already to trail distantly behind the coverage given to personalities, to "spin" and to so-called "gaffes".
The hat is part of a Napoleonic collection belonging to Monaco's royal family, which is distantly related to him.
1% of those interviewed said they plan to spend their holidays in Tunisia, followed distantly by France (14.
He said: "Research at the family history centre in Whitby shows I am very distantly related to Captain Cook.
Bridget Brosnan, who is distantly related to the former James Bond actor, fulfilled her ambition of running her own market stall in South Shields in January 2013.
attention just so, and distantly think of How under a glass tumbler,
something, unpersuasive, possessing tone, pitch, distantly related to
They are known for bringing rumba catalana, a pop-oriented music distantly derived from traditional flamenco music, to worldwide audiences.
The scientists found that the viruses were better able to infect species closely related to their typical target species than species that were distantly related.