noun, plural ad·ja·cen·cies.
Origin of adjacency
Related Words for adjacencypart, zone, district, area, parish, section, suburb, street, slum, precinct, territory, region, block, ghetto, closeness, intimacy, proximity, environs, confines, zoo
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Historical Examples of adjacency
The adjacency of the edge of the culvert warned him of what had befallen.The Law-Breakers
From its adjacency to the capital, the numerical proportion of persons paying tribute is larger than in any other province.A Visit to the Philippine Islands
Adjacency can be in respect to the past, as expressed through the practice of keeping burial records.
Regardless of the type of adjacency, what is significant is the element that separates the immediate from the mediated.
He saw at once that a small artery had been severed, and its adjacency to the jugular made it a matter of extreme danger.The Night Riders