contiguous definition

  • adjective:
    • revealing an advantage or boundary; touching.
    • Neighboring; adjacent.
    • Connecting without some slack: the 48 contiguous states.
    • Connected with time; uninterrupted: served two contiguous terms in workplace.
    • connected; pressing; abutting
    • adjacent; neighbouring/neighboring
    • connecting without some slack
    • In real contact; touching; also, adjacent; near; neighboring; adjoining.
    • really close or connected in space or time
    • linking without a break; within a typical boundary
    • having a common boundary or side; abutting; holding
  • others:
    • Touching; conference or joining at the area or edge; hence, near collectively; neighboring; bordering or adjoining; adjacent: as, two contiguous bodies, houses, or estates: usually accompanied by to.
    • Particularly In entomology: Therefore thickly strewn as to be near collectively or touch, but without coalescing: because, contiguous places, dots, or punctures, Almost or very touching within base: as, contiguous antennæ.

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