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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The attribute of being so near as to be touching.

Usage examples (36)
  • A world of temporal repetition is a world that can never escape the power of spatial contiguity.
  • There is an advantage in contiguity-chronological and geographical.
  • The numerous trains of associated ideas are divided by Mr. Hume into three classes, which he has termed contiguity, causation, and resemblance.
  • This differs from association by contiguity, which is a repetition of experience, and from association by resemblance in the intellectual sense. for more
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