Definitions for contiguouskənˈtɪg yu əs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. contiguous, immediate(adj)

    very close or connected in space or time

    "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"

  2. conterminous, contiguous(adj)

    connecting without a break; within a common boundary

    "the 48 conterminous states"; "the contiguous 48 states"

  3. adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring(a)(adj)

    having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching

    "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring cities"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. contiguous(Adjective)

    connected; touching; abutting

  2. contiguous(Adjective)

    adjacent; neighbouring/neighboring

  3. contiguous(Adjective)

    connecting without a break

    The forty-eight contiguous states.

  4. Origin: From contiguus, from contingere; see contingent, contact, contagion.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Contiguous(adj)

    in actual contact; touching; also, adjacent; near; neighboring; adjoining


Translations for contiguous

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  • съседен, допиращ се, граничещBulgarian
  • contiguCatalan, Valencian
  • angrenzend, nahe, verbunden, durchgehend, zusammen, zusammenhängend, benachbartGerman
  • συνεχόμενοςGreek
  • contiguo, colindante, adyacente, cercano, adosado, vecinoSpanish
  • نزدیک, پیوسته, همسایهPersian
  • jatkuva, naapuri, vierekkäinen, yhtenäinen, viereinen, liittyväFinnish
  • attenant, voisin, contigu, adjacentFrench
  • összefüggő, összekapcsolt, folyamatos, érintkező, melletti, összeérő, egybefüggő, szomszédos, egybekapcsoltHungarian
  • aðlægur, samliggjandi, samlægurIcelandic
  • contiguoItalian
  • whātata, kāpīpitiMāori
  • nærliggende, sammenhengende, tilstøtendeNorwegian
  • aangrenzend, samenhangend, verbondenDutch
  • nærliggande, samanhengande, nærliggjandeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • sammenhengendeNorwegian
  • contíguoPortuguese
  • близлежащий, прилегающий, смежный, непрерывный, соприкасающийся, граничащий, соседнийRussian
  • närliggandeSwedish
  • ardışık, komşu, sınırdaş, bitişikTurkish

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