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Specifically, it cut requirements that members be elected in single districts and that those districts be contiguous and compact, serving relatively equal-sized populations.
Early estimates indicate that most of the contiguous United States will see highs running 10 to 15 degrees above average.Coast-to-coast heat dome to deliver sweltering weather next week|Matthew Cappucci|July 22, 2021|Washington Post
You have a patchwork idea of what the country is, as opposed to a contiguous changing of the map.Meet Lachlan Morton, The Man Who Rode the Tour de France Route Solo|agintzler|July 13, 2021|Outside Online
The commission is tasked with drawing City Council districts that are made of contiguous territory, made equal in population based on Census reports and as geographically compact as possible.5 Things to Know About San Diego’s Latest Round of Redistricting|Maya Srikrishnan|July 12, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The average temperatures for 30-year “normal” periods for the contiguous United States show the country getting hotter since 1901.The last 30 years were the hottest on record for the United States|Carolyn Gramling|May 26, 2021|Science News
Since the U.S. Constitution mandates that states be contiguous, Moffat County would just sign up with Wyoming.
The Award is limited to Delta Airlines destinations within the 48 contiguous US states and Canada.
Even the accepted US formula for two states: “a secure Israel alongside a viable, contiguous Palestine” is humiliating.
There are only 22 million people in an area about the size of the contiguous 48 States of the United States.
There are only 22 million people in Australia—an area about the size of the contiguous 48 States of the United States.
In these whirlings great differences in atmospheric pressure are brought about in contiguous areas of sea.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
Such a kingdom, had it been contiguous to Provence, would indeed have been a most formidable addition to the French monarchy.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The high altar is very choice and beautiful; and the contiguous decorations are profuse and exquisite.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus
As the regiments landed, the brigades were formed in contiguous columns at quarter distance.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
This is Carver's version, who, however, confounds it with another contiguous island.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft