contiguous


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contiguous

Adjacent or touching. Contrast with fragmentation. See contiguous file.
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the hybrid excrescences, with which the fancy of the architects had loaded it during the last two centuries, with all the apses of its chapels, all the gables of its galleries, a thousand weathercocks for the four winds, and its two lofty contiguous towers, whose conical roof, surrounded by battlements at its base, looked like those pointed caps which have their edges turned up.
In short, each Pellucidarian is a walking geography of his own district and of much of the country contiguous thereto.
The Second Rhodesian Regiment had immediately taken possession of the abandoned trench and from this position their flanking fire had raked contiguous sections of the German line, the diversion rendering possible a successful night attack on the part of the balance of the British forces.
At any moment, perhaps at this very moment, some silent-footed beast of prey might catch my scent where it laired in some contiguous passage, and might creep stealthily upon me.
The result bore some resemblance to a crazy patchwork quilt, which was heightened when, as in one of the doors he had seen, contiguous patches were painted different colors.
where the house stands like a fungus in a muckheap, chambers for men horses, oxen, and swine, cleansed and uncleansed, all contiguous to one another
If this event is to cause another event, the two will have to be contiguous in time; for if there is any interval between them, something may happen during that interval to prevent the expected effect.
George's servant was packing in this room: Osborne coming in and out of the contiguous bedroom, flinging to the man such articles as he thought fit to carry on the campaign.
Two contiguous six-story walk-up apartment buildings located on Orchard Street on the Lower East Side, for $24 million.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- According to NOAA scientists, the average temperature for the contiguous US during May was 64.
Last month came in like a lamb and stayed that way, contributing to the warmest March for the contiguous United States, excluding Alaska and Hawaii,since modern record-keeping began in 1895, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said on Monday.