Definitions of adjoining

  1. having a common boundary or edge; touching; "abutting lots"; "adjoining rooms"; "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring cities" Webster Dictionary DB
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  3. Joining to; contiguous; adjacent; as, an adjoining room. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Being close to; joining to. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Joining to: near: adjacent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Lying next; near by; contiguous. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. Adjacent. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. The word "adjoining," in its etymological sense, means touching or contiguous, as distinguished from lying near to or adjacent And the same meaning has been given to it when used in statutes. See ADJACENT. thelawdictionary.org