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contiguous

Adjacent or touching. Contrast with fragmentation. See contiguous file.
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But the circumstance was sufficient to lead him to select Tess in preference to the other pretty milkmaids when he wished to contemplate contiguous womankind.
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.
Spearmint's current projects include a portfolio of prospects in the Golden Triangle of British Columbia; the 'Golden Triangle Gold Prospects' comprising of six claims consisting of 9,157 acres bordering GT Gold Corp, the 920 acre 'NEBA West' & 6,803 acre 'NEBA' Gold-Copper Prospects bordering Aben Resources Ltd, the 'Henry' Gold-Copper Prospect comprised of two contiguous claim blocks totaling 4,912 acres in the direct vicinity of Golden Ridge Resources Ltd., and the 17,593 acre 'EL North' Nickel-Copper Prospect consisting of six contiguous claims in the Eskay Creek Camp bordering Garibaldi Resources Corp as well as the recent acquisition, the 4,980 acre 'Prickle' property bordering Brixton Metals Corp.
Gran Tierra Energy announced it has entered into agreements with private companies to acquire the Vendors': Working interest in and operatorship of the Suroriente Block, which would increase Gran Tierra's WI in Suroriente from 15.83% to 52%; 50% WI in and operatorship of the Putumayo-8 Block, which is contiguous with Suroriente and Gran Tierra's PUT-31 Block; 100% WI in the Llanos-5 Block, which is contiguous with Gran Tierra's LLA-1, -10 and -70 Blocks, representing a new core area for the company.
The Comelec en banc had earlier granted 20 petitions as they have complied with all of the requirements under the law and the rules and have sufficiently established that its territory is contiguous to that of the local government units.
Zamboanga City is not part of the core territory of the proposed BARMM but the law allows the inclusion of "all other contiguous areas where a resolution of the local government or a petition of at least 10 percent of the registered voters in the area seeks for their inclusion at least two months prior to the conduct of the ratification" in the plebiscite for the BOL.