contiguous


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contiguous

Adjacent or touching. Contrast with fragmentation. See contiguous file.
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His desk and private drawers, in a room contiguous to his bedchamber, had been ransacked; money and valuable articles were missing; there was a bloody hand-print on the old man's linen; and, by a powerfully welded chain of deductive evidence, the guilt of the robbery and apparent murder had been fixed on Clifford, then residing with his uncle in the House of the Seven Gables.
Before Hester Prynne could call together her thoughts, and consider what was practicable to be done in this new and startling aspect of affairs, the sound of military music was heard approaching along a contiguous street.
de Treville, in his office contiguous to this antechamber, received visits, listened to complaints, gave his orders, and like the king in his balcony at the Louvre, had only to place himself at the window to review both his men and arms.
He has already dug up all the garden two or three times to find the famous spring, and, being unsuccessful, he will soon purchase all the contiguous houses.
From afar he looked down upon the chateau of Porthos, situated on the shores of a small lake, and contiguous to a magnificent forest.
The party was divided and disposed of on two contiguous benches: Anne was among those on the foremost, and Mr Elliot had manoeuvred so well, with the assistance of his friend Colonel Wallis, as to have a seat by her.
However, there was nothing else to consider than an attempt to scale the trees contiguous to the cliff in an effort to reach the caves above.
This was the first time a Chinese frigate has entered the contiguous zone, Yoshitomo Morii said to reporters.
In 7 LSAs (Licence Service Area), only one block of contiguous 5 MHz is available," says the regulator in its consultation paper.
According to Lobregat, there is a provision in the FAB on Territory, which says areas that are contiguous and outside the core territory where there are substantial population of the Bangsamoro may opt anytime to be part of the territory upon petition of at least 10 percent of the residents and approved by a majority of qualified voters in a plebiscite.
Two contiguous six-story walk-up apartment buildings located on Orchard Street on the Lower East Side, for $24 million.