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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. adjacent to
La casa de mis padres es colindante a la de mi abuela y se ven muy a menudo.My parents' house is adjacent to my grandmother's and they see each other very often.
b. adjoining
La demolición del edificio salió bien y las casas colindantes no sufrieron daños.The demolition of the building turned out well and the adjoining houses were not damaged.
c. neighboring
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El incendio en la fábrica se extendió a los edificios colindantes.The fire in the factory spread to the neighboring buildings.
d. neighbouring (United Kingdom)
La visita al palacio incluye un recorrido por los jardines colindantes.The tour to the palace includes a walk around the neighbouring gardens.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. neighboring, adjacent
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adjacent; adjoining; neighbouring; neighboring; (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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