contiguity

noun con·ti·gu·i·ty \ ˌkän-tə-ˈgyü-ə-tē \
|Updated on: 6 Jul 2018

Definition of contiguity

plural contiguities
: the quality or state of being contiguous : proximity

Examples of contiguity in a Sentence

  1. because of the contiguity of the mall to the border, it attracts many shoppers from out of state

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