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Adjoining Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    adjoining adj : having a common boundary or edge; touching; "abutting lots"; "adjoining rooms"; "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" [syn: abutting, adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring(a)]
Adjoining Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Adjoin \Ad*join"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Adjoined; p. pr. & vb. n. Adjoining.] [OE. ajoinen, OF. ajoindre, F. adjoindre, fr. L. adjungere; ad + jungere to join. See Join, and cf. Adjunct.] To join or unite to; to lie contiguous to; to be in contact with; to attach; to append. Corrections . . . should be, as remarks, adjoined by way of note. --Watts.
Adjoining Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Adjoining \Ad*join"ing\, a. Joining to; contiguous; adjacent; as, an adjoining room. ``The adjoining fane.'' --Dryden. Upon the hills adjoining to the city. --Shak. Syn: Adjacent; contiguous; near; neighboring; abutting; bordering. See Adjacent.
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  • Tree-adjoining grammar: Tree-adjoining grammar (TAG) is a grammar formalism defined by Aravind Joshi . Tree-adjoining grammars are somewhat similar to context- ...
  • Parklands adjoining the Yarra River: Dogs are not permitted in parklands adjoining the river unless otherwise stated in special off-lead areas. Parklands: parklands that adjoin the ...

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