Contiguity definition

kŏntĭ-gyo͝oĭ-tē
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The state of being contiguous.
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A continuous mass or series.
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The state of being contiguous; nearness or contact.
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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.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
contiguity
Plural:
contiguities

Origin of contiguity

  • From French contiguïté, from Late Latin contiguitās, from Latin contiguus (“bordering upon”), from contingō (“I touch or border upon”).

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