Contiguous

Definition of Contiguous

Con`tig´u`ous
a.1.In actual contact; touching; also, adjacent; near; neighboring; adjoining.
The two halves of the paper did not appear fully divided . . . but seemed contiguous at one of their angles.
- Sir I. Newton.
Sees no contiguous palace rear its head.
- Goldsmith.
Contiguous angles
See Adjacent angles, under Angle.

Related Words

abutting, adjacent, adjoining, bordering, close, close-by, connecting, conterminous, coterminous, end to end, endways, endwise, face to face, immediate, joined, juxtaposed, juxtapositional, juxtapositive, near, nearby, neighbor, neighboring, next, nigh, touching
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