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Definition of "adjacent" []

  • Close to; lying near: adjacent cities. (adjective)
  • Next to; adjoining: adjacent garden plots. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "adjacent" in a sentence
  • ""It is not a snooty place to live," said Louis Andors, an agent with Keller Williams who lives in adjacent Aurora Hills."
  • "To an economist or strategic planner, a city represents an area of dominant influence over markets in adjacent areas."
  • "Two Models for Business Extensions a. Backwards from Customer Needs taking feedback from customers and evolving the offerings or adding new products in adjacent markets … i.e. Kindle"