abutting

adjective
abut·​ting | \ ə-ˈbə-tiŋ How to pronounce abutting (audio) \

Definition of abutting

: that abuts or serves as an abutment : adjoining, bordering

Examples of abutting in a Sentence

the new neighbors promptly erected fences between their property and the abutting properties

First Known Use of abutting

circa 1616, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of abutting was circa 1616

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“Abutting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abutting. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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abutting

adjective
abut·​ting | \ ə-ˈbə-tiŋ \

Legal Definition of abutting

: that abuts or serves as an abutment

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