Definition of ADJACENT

Adjective : ADJACENT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space; "had adjacent rooms"; "in the next room"; "the person sitting next to me"; "our rooms were side by side" ;

  • 2. (

    ) having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching; "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Connecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring cities" ;

  • 3. (

    ) near or close to but not necessarily touching; "lands adjacent to the mountains"; "New York and adjacent cities" ;

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