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contiguous vs. continuous
[ kuhn-tig-yoo-uhs ]
- touching; in contact.
- in close proximity without actually touching; near.
- adjacent in time: contiguous events.
[ kuhn-tin-yoo-uhs ]
- uninterrupted in time; without cessation: continuous coughing during the concert.
- being in immediate connection or spatial relationship: a continuous series of blasts; a continuous row of warehouses.
- progressive (def. 8).