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adjacency

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/ 蓹藞d蕭e瑟 s蓹n si /
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noun, plural ad路ja路cen路cies.
Also ad路ja路cence. the state of being adjacent; nearness.
Usually adjacencies. things, places, etc., that are adjacent.
Radio and Television. a broadcast or announcement immediately preceding or following another.
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Origin of adjacency

From the Late Latin word adjacentia, dating back to 1640鈥50. See adjacent, -ency

OTHER WORDS FROM adjacency

non路ad路ja路cen路cy, noun, plural non路ad路ja路cen路cies.
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