Conterminal Con*ter"mi*nal, a. [LL. conterminalis.] Conterminous. [1913 Webster]

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  • conterminal — index proximate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • conterminal — adjective /kɒnˈtəː.mɪ.nəl,kənˈtəː.mɪ.nəl,kənˈtɝ.mɪ.nəl/ a) Conterminous. The neighbouring lords, his conterminal bandits. b) Connected end to end. The latter consists of closely attached conterminal joints …   Wiktionary

  • conterminal — adj. bordering; having the same area, having the same boundaries …   English contemporary dictionary

  • conterminal — con·terminal …   English syllables

  • conterminal — kən, (ˈ)kän+ adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin conterminalis, from Latin com + terminalis terminal more at terminal : conterminous …   Useful english dictionary

  • conterminous — conterminally, conterminously, adv. conterminality, conterminousness, n. /keuhn terr meuh neuhs/, adj. 1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous. 2. meeting at the ends; without an intervening gap: In our calendar system, the close of… …   Universalium

  • proximate — prox·i·mate / präk sə mət/ adj 1: next immediately preceding or following (as in a chain of causation, events, or effects): being or leading to a particular esp. foreseeable result without intervention see also proximate cause at cause 1 2 …   Law dictionary

  • Μισισιπής — (Mississippi). Υδρογραφικό σύστημα (συνολικό μήκος 5.970 χλμ., λαμβανόμενο από την πιο απομακρυσμένη πηγή του Μισούρι, τη Ρεντ Ροκ Τζέφερσον). Σχηματίζεται από τον μέσο και κατώτερο ρου του Μισισιπή και από τον ρου του Μισούρι, του μεγαλύτερου… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • conterminous — /kɒnˈtɜmənəs / (say kon termuhnuhs) adjective 1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous. 2. meeting at their ends. 3. having the same boundaries or limits; coextensive. Also, conterminal. {Latin conterminus} –conterminously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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