A place near; an adjoining or surrounding district; a more immediate vicinity; vicinage. See Langley v. Barnstead, 03 N. II. 240; Madison v. Mor- ristown Gaslight Co., 05 N. J. Eq. 350, 54 Atl. 439; Rice v. Sims, 3 Ilill (S. C.) 5; Lindsay Irr. Co. v. Mehrtens, 97 Cal. 070, 32 Pac. 802; State v. Henderson, 29 W. Va. 147, 1 S. E. 225; Peters v. Bourneau, 22 111. App. 177.

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