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Abut

To meet or touch with an end, as on a construction member meeting an adjoining one.
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abut

To adjoin at an end; to be contiguous.
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The attorney for the appellant abutters was Frank S.
(Additional limiting conditions that alert the client that such analysis is undertaken only to the extent that it is explained in the text can also be stated here.) For instance, if during the course of an appraisal it becomes apparent that an abutter may be especially motivated to pay an above-market price for the subject, the appraiser's service to the client under the original scope is to alert the client to the situation and explain that measuring the value enhancement for abutters is not ordinarily undertaken.
The board also acknowledged receipt of correspondence from residents and abutters.
Second, unclear communal property rights to natural resources among the Chimanes themselves create a legal vacuum which abutters exploit.
Abutters and others within a certain distance of the blasting sites would be notified and would have their properties examined to make sure they would not be affected.
But before Augustus could pitch the proposal at a meeting April 1, abutters got wind of it and went nuts -- and understandably so -- because if any homeowner would welcome the decimation of woods and playing fields in exchange for an ugly parking lot, I've yet to meet him.
During the design phase, a community meeting was held at the site, and Hoyle, Tanner presented the scope of construction to abutters and other interested neighborhood citizens.
As this recent proposal will have significant impacts to Douglas Road, abutters and the National Park, the voice of many at this public hearing will be critical,'' she wrote.
According to the Laconia Citizen, abutters William and Elizabeth Batchelder appealed an order of Grafton County Superior Court Judge Timothy Vaughan that earlier affirmed the land use board's decisions approving the site plan of intervenor Topsfield Real Estate Corp.
Citing what they said were noise, dust and glare problems related to the facility, several abutters petitioned the board seeking a declaratory order that local zoning laws and other regulations were not pre-empted with respect to the railroad's pellet-bagging operation.