"I could see it in the distance"
"the distance from New York to Chicago"
"he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
"the distance from birth to death"
"it all happened in the space of 10 minutes"
"if that happens it will be at some distance in the future"
"at a distance of ten years he had forgotten many of the details"
"we have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living"
"He outdistanced the other runners"
outdistance vt. 把（竞争者）远远抛在后面;
correlation distance 相关距离;
strided distance 跨距;
stadia distance 视距;
radial distance 径向距离;
adjustable distance 可调距离;
fleche distance 冲刺距离;
partial distance 部分距离;
distance relay 远距继电器;
quenching distance 淬熄距离;
reaction distance 反应距离;
distance scale 线性比例尺，线性标度，距离标度;
signal distance 信号[代码]间距;
perigee distance 近地点距离;
shortest distance 最短距离;
geostrophic distance 地转距离;
distance sense 远距感觉;
interpupilary distance [医]瞳孔间距离;
distance tube 隔离套筒;
load distance 载运距离;
lattice distance 点阵间距;