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Overview of adj immediate

The adj immediate has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (0) immediate

(of the present time and place; "the immediate revisions")

2. (6) contiguous, immediate

(very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past")

3. (3) immediate

(having no intervening medium; "an immediate influence")

4. (2) immediate

(immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect; "the immediate result"; "the immediate cause of the trouble")

5. immediate, prompt, quick, straightaway

(performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "a prompt reply"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial")

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