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Definition of "adjoining" []

  • Neighboring; contiguous. (adjective)
  • Being in contact; connected or neighbouring (adjective)

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Use "adjoining" in a sentence
  • "I remember teaching two classes (in adjoining classrooms) simultaneously – timing the group work so I could whip next door and do a bit of whole-class stuff, and then out again."
  • "Every time she was photographed emanations from inside her breasts would impact the film surface which could be detected and decoded later off the published page by men in adjoining bathroom stalls at Area 51."
  • "His latest mendacious billboard blames lax gun laws in adjoining states for Boston's inner city murder rate."