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adjacency

[uh-jey-suh n-see] /əˈdʒeɪ sən si/
noun, plural adjacencies.
1.
Also, adjacence. the state of being adjacent; nearness.
2.
Usually, adjacencies. things, places, etc., that are adjacent.
3.
Radio and Television. a broadcast or announcement immediately preceding or following another.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Late Latin adjacentia. See adjacent, -ency
Related forms
nonadjacency, noun, plural nonadjacencies.
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