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Can I use 'afar' instead of 'away' here?

We learn quite early to recognize a 'stranger', someone who speaks with an accent of a different community-perhaps only a few miles AWAY.

Question: Can I use 'afar' instead of 'away' here?
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For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    No, you cannot. 'Afar' is basically the same as 'far away' so its use is slightly from away.

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