- Adjacence Ad"ja"cence, Adjacency Ad*ja"cen*cy, [Cf. LL.
1. The state or attribute of being adjacent or contiguous;
contiguity; the attribute of being so near as to be
touching; as, the adjacency of lands or buildings.
Syn: contiguousness [1913 Webster]
2. That which is adjacent. [R.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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