Definition of adjoin
1 : to add or attach by joining
2 : to lie next to or in contact with
: to be close to or in contact with one another
Examples of adjoin in a Sentence
Her office adjoins the library.
The two rooms adjoin each other.
Recent Examples of adjoin from the Web
It's not known if the same suspects are responsible for a similar spate of damage in the adjoining High Meadow neighborhood, where at least 14 mailboxes were ruined or damaged June 25 and 26.
Miami-Dade is leasing the land for the new Meek industrial park and paying $5 million to cover infrastructure costs as the vacant property is transformed into a commercial center adjoining the county’s Opa-locka airport.
Vojticek says the music hall's adjoining rooftop bar and food component would mostly open only for VBC events.
Li was born July 29, 1928, in Chiu Chow, a city in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong, which adjoins Hong Kong.
Councilman Mark Kalwinski, D-1st, said another community in Lake County has, in its bee ordinance, language saying the hives must be kept 200 feet away from an adjoining property.
Those colonies must be located in a fenced area no less than four feet high and away from adjoining properties.
When inmates in adjoining cells flushed their toilets, urine and feces would sometimes back up into Riechmann’s toilet bowl and slop onto the floor.
Other unique highlights include dual baths with two walk-in closets, a cedar closet, two commodes, jetted tub and an adjoining large shower plus a good sized flex room.
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ADJOIN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of adjoin for English Language Learners
of a building, room, area of land, etc. : to be next to or joined with something
ADJOIN Defined for Kids
Definition of adjoin for Students
: to be next to or in contact with The two rooms adjoin each other.
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