adjacent
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (contiguous)
a. adyacente
The lands adjacent to the railway track belong to the local communities.Los terrenos adyacentes a las vías de tren son propiedad de las comunidades locales.
b. colindante
There's no parking on the streets in my neighborhood, but you can park in the adjacent vacant lot.No se puede estacionar en la calle en mi barrio, pero se puede estacionar en el terreno baldío colindante.
c. contiguo
The woman in the adjacent office is talking so loudly I can't avoid listening.La mujer en la oficina contigua está hablando tan alto que no puedo evitar escuchar.
d. al lado
When the building adjacent to ours caught fire, we evacuated as a precaution.Cuando el edificio al lado del nuestro se incendió, evacuamos como medida de precaución.
2. (geometry)
a. adyacente
Two adjacent angles with the sum of 90º are complementary.Dos ángulos adyacentes que suman 90º son complementarios.
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adjacent
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. adyacente, contiguo(a)
to be adjacent toestar al lado de
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adjacent [əˈdʒeɪsənt]
adjective
contiguo; [+angle] adyacente
adjacent to contiguo a
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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