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Meaning of CONTIGUITY

Pronunciation:  `kântu'gyooitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the attribute of being so near as to be touching
 

CONTIGUITY is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: adjacency, contiguousness
 
 See Also: closeness, nearness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con`ti*gu"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F. contiguit['e], LL.
contiguitas.]
The state of being contiguous; intimate association;
nearness; proximity.

      The convicinity and contiguity of the two parishes.
                                               --T. Warton.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abutment, abuttal, accord, addition, adjacency, adjoiningness, adjunct, affairs, affiliation, affinity, alliance, apposition, approximation, appulse, assemblage, association, bond, closeness, combination, conjugation, conjunction, connectedness, connection, conterminousness, contiguousness, contrariety, coterminousness, dealings, deduction, disjunction, filiation, homology, immediacy, intercourse, intimacy, junction, juxtaposition, liaison, link, linkage, linking, mutual attraction, nearness, perigee, perihelion, propinquity, proximity, rapport, relatedness, relation, relations, relationship, similarity, sympathy, syzygy, tie, tie-in, union
 

 

 

 

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