distal demonstrative
Definition - Demonstrative pronouns that point to objects that are at some distance from the speaker (e.g. that and those).

Notes:
1. In contrast to proximal demonstratives, which are demonstrative pronouns that point to objects that are close to the speaker.

Example -

(1) That girl (distal)
(2) This boy (proximal)

Etymology -
The word distal entered English as an anatomical term denoting "that which is situated away from the body."



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