adjacency

adjacency
noun (plural -cies) Date: 1646 1. something that is adjacent 2. the quality or state of being adjacent ; contiguity

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  • adjacency — [ə jā′sən sē] n. 1. the quality or state of being adjacent; nearness 2. pl. adjacencies an adjacent thing …   English World dictionary

  • Adjacency — Adjacence Ad ja cence, Adjacency Ad*ja cen*cy, [Cf. LL. adjacentia.] 1. The state or attribute of being adjacent or contiguous; contiguity; the attribute of being so near as to be touching; as, the adjacency of lands or buildings. Syn:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • adjacency — adjacent ► ADJECTIVE ▪ next to or adjoining something else. DERIVATIVES adjacency noun. ORIGIN from Latin adjacere lie near to …   English terms dictionary

  • adjacency — /euh jay seuhn see/, n., pl. adjacencies. 1. Also, adjacence. the state of being adjacent; nearness. 2. Usually, adjacencies. things, places, etc., that are adjacent. 3. Radio and Television. a broadcast or announcement immediately preceding or… …   Universalium

  • adjacency — noun a) The quality of being adjacent, or near enough so as to touch. b) A relationship of being adjacent to something …   Wiktionary

  • adjacency — n. being located next to, being adjacent; nearness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adjacency — n. See adjacence …   New dictionary of synonyms

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