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Contiguous

Con`tig´u`ous
a.1.In actual contact; touching; also, adjacent; near; neighboring; adjoining.
The two halves of the paper did not appear fully divided . . . but seemed contiguous at one of their angles.
- Sir I. Newton.
Sees no contiguous palace rear its head.
- Goldsmith.
Contiguous angles
See Adjacent angles, under Angle.
Adj.1.contiguous - very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"
Synonyms: immediate
2.contiguous - connecting without a break; within a common boundary; "the 48 conterminous states"; "the contiguous 48 states"
Synonyms: conterminous
3.contiguous - having a common boundary or edge; touching; "abutting lots"; "adjoining rooms"; "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring cities"
abutting, adjacent, adjoining, bordering, close, close-by, connecting, conterminous, coterminous, end to end, endways, endwise, face to face, immediate, joined, juxtaposed, juxtapositional, juxtapositive, near, nearby, neighbor, neighboring, next, nigh, touching
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