adjacency


ad·ja·cen·cy

noun \ə-ˈjā-sən(t)-sē\
plural ad·ja·cen·cies

Definition of ADJACENCY

1
:  something that is adjacent
2
:  the quality or state of being adjacent :  contiguity

Examples of ADJACENCY

  1. <environmentalists are concerned about the proposed shopping plaza's adjacency to the river>

First Known Use of ADJACENCY

1646

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