Definition of CONTIGUOUS

Adjective : CONTIGUOUS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past" ;

  • 2. (

    ) connecting without a break; within a common boundary; "the 48 conterminous states"; "the contiguous 48 states" ;

  • 3. (

    ) 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" ;


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