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English definition of “contiguous”

contiguous

adjective     /kənˈtɪɡ.ju.əs/ formal
next to or touching another, usually similar , thing: The two states are contiguous with/to each other, but the laws are quite different.Next to and beside contiguity     /ˌkɒn.tɪˈɡjuː.ɪ.ti/ US  /ˌkɑːn.t̬əˈɡjuː.ə.t̬i/ noun [U]
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