- The idea that information can travel across the universe instantaneously is called action at a distance.
- This potential is a nonlocal interaction parameter which first arose in F.E.Neumann’s 1845 action at a distance theory of electromagnetic induction.
- At a distance of six miles you can't see much.
- The painting can be only admired at a distance.
- Dog that bark at a distance bite not at hand.
- The shops were at a distance from where they lived.