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adjoin


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adjoin  \Ad*join"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Adjoined};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Adjoining}.]  [OE.  ajoinen  OF  ajoindre  F.  adjoindre 
  fr  L.  adjungere  ad  +  jungere  to  join  See  {Join},  and  cf 
  {Adjunct}.] 
  To  join  or  unite  to  to  lie  contiguous  to  to  be  in  contact 
  with  to  attach;  to  append. 
 
  Corrections  .  .  .  should  be  as  remarks,  adjoined  by 
  way  of  note.  --Watts. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adjoin  \Ad*join"\  ([a^]d*join"),  v.  i. 
  1.  To  lie  or  be  next  or  in  contact  to  be  contiguous;  as 
  the  houses  adjoin. 
 
  When  one  man's  land  adjoins  to  another's. 
  --Blackstone. 
 
  Note:  The  construction  with  to  on  or  with  is  obsolete  or 
  obsolescent. 
 
  2.  To  join  one's  self  [Obs.] 
 
  She  lightly  unto  him  adjoined  side  to  side 
  --Spenser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  adjoin 
  v  1:  lie  adjacent  to  another;  "Canada  adjoins  the  U.S."  [syn:  {border}, 
  {edge},  {abut},  {butt},  {butt  against},  {butt  on}] 
  2:  be  in  contact  with  [syn:  {touch},  {meet}] 




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