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Meaning of "contiguousness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONTIGUOUSNESS

contiguousness  [kənˈtɪɡjʊəsnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONTIGUOUSNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Contiguousness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONTIGUOUSNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Contiguity

A contiguity is a continuous mass, or a series of things in contact or in proximity. In a different meaning, contiguity is the state of being contiguous. The concept was first set out in the Law of Contiguity which states that things that occur near each other in time or space are readily associated.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONTIGUOUSNESS


ambiguousness
æmˈbɪɡjʊəsnəs
assiduousness
əˈsɪdjʊəsnəs
congruousness
ˈkɒŋɡrʊəsnəs
conspicuousness
kənˈspɪkjʊəsnəs
contemptuousness
kənˈtemptʃʊəsnəs
continuousness
kənˈtɪnjʊəsnəs
deciduousness
dɪˈsɪdjʊəsnəs
discontinuousness
ˌdɪskənˈtɪnjʊəsnəs
exiguousness
ɪɡˈzɪɡjʊəsnəs
fructuousness
ˈfrʌktjʊəsnəs
incestuousness
ɪnˈsɛstʃʊəsnəs
inconspicuousness
ˌɪnkənˈspɪkjʊəsnəs
mellifluousness
mɛˈlɪflʊəsnəs
nocuousness
ˈnɒkjʊəsnəs
perspicuousness
ˌpəˈspɪkjʊəsnəs
sinuousness
ˈsɪnjʊəsnəs
spirituousness
ˈspɪrɪtjʊəsnəs
tenuousness
ˈtenjʊəsnəs
vacuousness
ˈvækjʊəsnəs
virtuousness
ˈvɜːtʃʊəsnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONTIGUOUSNESS

conticent
contignation
contiguity
contiguous
contiguously
continence
continency
continent
Continental
continental breakfast
continental climate
Continental Congress
continental crust
continental divide
continental drift
continental glacier
continental quilt
continental shelf
continental shield

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONTIGUOUSNESS

biliousness
business
carelessness
consciousness
deliciousness
deviousness
flawlessness
helplessness
hilariousness
homelessness
hopelessness
lawlessness
nervousness
preciousness
restlessness
ridiculousness
righteousness
seriousness
statelessness
unconsciousness
viciousness

Synonyms and antonyms of contiguousness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «contiguousness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONTIGUOUSNESS

Find out the translation of contiguousness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of contiguousness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «contiguousness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

contiguousness
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

contigüidad
570 millions of speakers

English

contiguousness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

contiguousness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التلامس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

contiguousness
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

contiguidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

contiguousness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

contiguïté
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Perselisihan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

contiguousness
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

連続性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

인접에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Contiguousness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

contiguousness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

contiguousness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निकटचा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

contiguousness
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

contiguità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

contiguousness
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

contiguousness
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

contiguousness
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

contiguousness
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

contiguousness
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

contiguousness
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

contiguousness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of contiguousness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTIGUOUSNESS»

The term «contiguousness» is used very little and occupies the 179.018 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONTIGUOUSNESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «contiguousness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «contiguousness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about contiguousness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONTIGUOUSNESS»

Discover the use of contiguousness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to contiguousness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Pacing the Bird
CHAPTER. THREE. The. Contiguousness. Of. Solitude. And. Acquiescence. “ Without solitude You bangyour head Against the Walls That other people built” -- From The Diaries of Witold Kazmirsky, notebook three, somewhere between pages ...
Jaap Stijl
2
Basque-English, English-Basque Dictionary
... convergence. hurbiltasun n proximity, closeness, nearness, contiguousness. hur eman v t. to guess, to approximate. hurko adj. nearby, close, proximate. hurkotasun n proximity, closeness. nearness, contiguousness. hurre adv close, nearby, ...
Gorka Aulestia, 1992
3
A topographical dictionary of the province of Lower Canada
E. and N. W., making 100 square arpents given them as a gratification on account of the lands they gave being of greater value by their contiguousness to the settlement than those they got, which lay at a greater distance. This parcel now ...
Joseph Bouchette, 1832
4
Banking for Family Business: A New Challenge for Wealth ...
Given the nature of the intervention, the contiguousness with the field of action of professional agencies is high, above all when the advisory activity has less technical and legal contents and aims at more relational and social aspects.19.
Stefano Caselli, Stefano Gatti, 2005
5
STACS 2002: 19th Annual Symposium on Theoretical Aspects of ...
The contiguousness-graph: Let k be a p-ctype with components k1, . . . ,/sq. The cgraph (contiguousness-graph) c(T, k) of T with respect to k has vertex set Mod(/ $1) Mod(/sq) and edge relation E°(T"') defined by (J,-,Jj) G E°(T"') iff there are 1/,/x  ...
Helmut Alt, Afonso Ferreira, 2002
6
The Great United States Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842
The presence of the same plant species in eastern North America and Japan was to be explained, Gray pointed out, not by separate creations in each but by the opportunity for migration offered by the contiguousness of land masses in the ...
William Ragan Stanton, 1975
7
Slavery and Sentiment: The Politics of Feeling in Black ...
Benevolence and sympathy on a small scale cannot lead to beneficent results. Man was “part of a machine,” and “contiguousness to other parts — that is, to other men — was all that was necessary to render him a powerful concurrent” ( 127).
Christine Levecq, 2012
8
Simon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And ...
... proximity; 10 apposition; 11 coincidence; 13 juxtaposition; 14 contiguousness contiguous: 8 abutting, adjacent; 9 adjoining, bordering, immediate; 12 conterminous contiguousness: 7 contact; 9 adjacency, proximity; 10 apposition, contiguity; ...
Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions, 1999
9
Automatic Algorithm Recognition and Replacement: A New ...
They say that in the future they would like to investigate limiting the scope of analysis by using profile information. • Non-contiguousness: The PAP Recognizer relies on a graph representation for programs to connect elements that are related ...
Metzger
10
ECMT Round Tables Transport and Spatial Distribution of ...
The areas between these nodes or major cities would consist of "ordinary" space in which travel time would still depend on the distance, and traditional notions of proximity, continuity or contiguousness would still bear some relation to the ...
European Conference of Ministers of Transport, 1992

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONTIGUOUSNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term contiguousness is used in the context of the following news items.
1
High tension wires give tension to OTA planners
... the Highway passing through the Academy area, the premises is not contiguous and this lack of contiguousness made future planning more ... «Times of India, Jun 15»
2
In first crack at fracking issue, Pa. judge sides with driller
... to hold that functional interrelatedness can never lead to, or contribute to, a finding of contiguousness or adjacency,” Judge Mariani said. «Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Mar 15»
3
Will DOE's DASAP solve power crisis?
“Geographical contiguousness unnecessarily limits the potential for aggregation. “d. Short Term contracts to existing generating plans. “Section ... «Philippine Star, Oct 14»
4
Supreme Court of Ohio says mineral rights holders have right to use …
... surface mining would be reasonable under the circumstances (including acreage, contiguousness, duration, and quality of remediation). «Lexology, Oct 14»
5
Amending Justice Stevens: How and Why We Shouldn't Change the …
... measure of compactness, contiguousness, or any other measure of maintaining existing political communities—but the devil is in the details. «Forbes, Apr 14»
6
How Martin Amis inherited the misogyny gene
'A promiscuous man, in the days when it took a lot of energy to be a promiscuous man, Kingsley was excited by his contiguousness to yet more ... «Daily Mail, Mar 14»
7
Black & White and Dead All Over? The “Darth Vader of Journalism …
and that placing ads on websites was not akin to ads in a paper due to the new medium's lack of contiguousness. Advertisers also saw that ... «Philadelphia Magazine, Feb 14»
8
Efficient Data Structure for Storing Game Objects
Without the need for contiguousness, there's no need to swap during deallocation. That solves my first concern. It has the added bonus of ... «GameDev.net, Feb 14»
9
This Is Running for Your Life
But when that happens, we're meant to feel sheepish about aligning ourselves with the past, as though, despite the fairly obvious contiguousness of our bodies ... «NPR, Apr 13»
10
The House GOP can't be beat: It's worse than gerrymandering
Nor is it likely to be a key consideration as long as we continue to place importance on values like compactness, contiguousness, and ... «Salon, Jan 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Contiguousness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/contiguousness>. Feb 2020 ».
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