English synonyms about - contact  

contiguity

Roget category 199

2. Words relating to space
2.2. Dimensions
›› 2.2.1. General dimensions

#199. Contiguity

noun

contiguity, contact, proximity, apposition, abuttal, juxtapositionabutment, osculationmeeting, appulse, rencontre, rencounter, syzygy [Astr.], coincidence, coexistence adhesion etc. 46touching etc. v.. (touch) 379.
borderlandfrontier etc. (limit) 233tangentabutter.

verb

be contiguous etc. adj. — join, adjoin, abut on, march withgraze, touch, meet, osculate, come in contact, coincidecoexistadhere etc. 46.
[cause to be contiguous] juxtaposecontactjoin (unite) 43link (vinculum) 45.

adjective

contiguoustouching etc. v. — in contact etc. n. — conterminous, end to end, osculatorypertingenttangential.
hand to handclose to etc. (near) 197with no interval etc. 198.



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