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  • 21contiguous — (Order Isopoda): Touching [Kensley and Schotte, 1989] …

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  • 22contiguous — Literally, placed next to or touching. According to Hume the contiguity of events is an important element in our interpretation of their conjunction as causal …

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  • 23contiguous — Synonyms and related words: 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 …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 24contiguous — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. adjacent, adjoining, meeting, bordering, conterminous, coterminous, abutting, touching, contactual, next to, in contact; see also adjacent . See Synonym Study at adjacent . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. touching,… …

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  • 25contiguous — con|tig|u|ous [ kən tıgjuəs ] adjective FORMAL or TECHNICAL next to each other or joining each other …

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  • 26contiguous — con·tig·u·ous || kÉ™n tɪgjÊŠÉ™s adj. successive; adjacent; bordering; touching …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 27contiguous — [kən tɪgjʊəs] adjective sharing a common border. ↘next or together in sequence. Derivatives contiguously adverb Origin C16: from L. contiguus touching , from contingere (see contingent) + ous …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 28contiguous — a. Touching, meeting, conterminous, adjacent, adjoining, in contact …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 29contiguous —   Touching or neighboring, e.g. a common border between two countries …

    Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • 30contiguous — adj 1. touching, meeting, joining, conjoining, connecting, contactual, abutting, tangential, tangent, Obs. attingent, Obs. attiguous; bordering, skirting, edging, juxtapositional, juxtaposed, proximate, in close proximity, next to, Inf. right… …

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  • 31contiguous — con·tig·u·ous …

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  • 32contiguous — UK [kənˈtɪɡjʊəs] / US [kənˈtɪɡjuəs] adjective formal next to each other, or joining each other …

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  • 33contiguous — con•tig•u•ous [[t]kənˈtɪg yu əs[/t]] adj. 1) touching; in contact 2) being in close proximity without touching; near 3) adjacent in time • Etymology: 1605–15; < L contiguus bordering upon =con con +tig , var. s. of tingere, comb. form of… …

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  • 34contiguous — /kənˈtɪgjuəs / (say kuhn tigyoohuhs) adjective 1. touching; in contact. 2. in close proximity without actually touching; near. {Latin contiguus touching} –contiguously, adverb –contiguousness, noun …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 35contiguous —   a. adjacent; touching.    ♦ contiguity, n …

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  • 36contiguous —   Pili loa, kokoke, a e …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 37contiguous — /ksntigyuwas/ In close proximity; neighboring; adjoining; near in succession; in actual close contact; touching at a point or along a boundary; bounded or traversed by. The term is not synonymous with vicinal. Ehle v. Tenney Trading Co., 56 Ariz …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 38contiguous — /ksntigyuwas/ In close proximity; neighboring; adjoining; near in succession; in actual close contact; touching at a point or along a boundary; bounded or traversed by. The term is not synonymous with vicinal. Ehle v. Tenney Trading Co., 56 Ariz …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 39contiguous — Touching or very close together …

    English dictionary of cancer terms

  • 40contiguous — adj. (usu. foll. by with, to) touching, esp. along a line; in contact. Derivatives: contiguously adv. Etymology: L contiguus (as COM , tangere touch) …

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