What does contiguity mean?

Definitions for contiguityˌkɒn tɪˈgyu ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word contiguity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjacency, contiguity, contiguousness(noun)

    the attribute of being so near as to be touching


  1. contiguity(Noun)

    A state in which two or more physical objects are physically touching one another or in which sections of a plane border on one another.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contiguity(noun)

    the state of being contiguous; intimate association; nearness; proximity

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. contiguit, LL. contiguitas.]


  1. Contiguity

    A contiguity is a continuous mass, or a series of things in contact or in proximity. In a different meaning, contiguity is the state of being contiguous. The concept was first set out in the Law of Contiguity which states that things that occur near each other in time or space are readily associated.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contiguity in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contiguity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    I thought we had to protect the southern gateway to Jerusalem by building here, there was huge objection, because this neighborhood is in a location which prevents the Palestinian (territorial) contiguity.

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