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adjacency

[ə′jās·ən·sē]
(computer science)
A condition in character recognition in which two consecutive graphic characters are separated by less than a specified distance.

Adjacency

The location of elements in a planning diagram, placed and ranked according to their relative importance, including their interconnections.

adjacency

(networking)
A relationship between two network devices, e.g. routers, which are connected by one media segment so that a packet sent by one can reach the other without going through another network device. The concept of adjacency is important in the exchange of routing information.

Adjacent SNA nodes are nodes connected to a given node with no intervening nodes. In DECnet and OSI, adjacent nodes share a common segment (Ethernet, FDDI, Token Ring).
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The meeting held with the authorities of Belize and the visit made to the communities in the Adjacency Zone of Guatemala, are part of the efforts and commitment of the Government of Guatemala, to generate Measures for the Promotion of Trust with the neighboring country and to advance in the peaceful resolution of the Territorial, Insular and Maritime Difference between Guatemala and Belize, on the eve of the Popular Consultation to be held on April 15 of this year.
Adjacency pairs, as defined previously, may appear to be a conversational phenomenon that is extremely trivial in content and rigid in form.
With these considerations in mind, a split-level approach to lab and office adjacency affords both co-location of analytical staff with other groups in the office area and only a half-level separation between analytical lab operations and both office areas.
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We used different software like Hyperchem to draw nanocones, TopoCluj to compute their adjacency matrices and MATLAB to compute its spectrum.
The OAS/AZ Office also works to promote increased communication, coordination, and rapprochement between local and central government officials of Belize and Guatemala and between communities inside the Adjacency Zone.
th] block is the g/h x g/h adjacency matrix of the [i.
The eigenvalues of an adjacency matrix pertaining to a particular graph constitute the spectrum of that graph.
As Guatemalan Deputy Mariano Rayo, a member of the congressional legal affairs committee (Comision de Legislacion y Puntos Constitucionales), explains, Guatemala's historical claim over Belize has changed through the years, and today Guatemala does not seek to annex Belize's entire territory but to fix the border between the two countries, in the area currently known as the adjacency zone, and gain access to the Caribbean.
An important relationship will be the adjacency of the media center to specialists such as the language pathologist and the reading specialist.
The third question concerns Malchukov's underlying concept of similarity centering around the idea of adjacency, but not made fully explicit in the paper.
Even worse, for three out of the four adjacency systems examined, the bias of the Euler number estimator diverges.