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Date: 1400-1500
Language: Latin
Origin: , present participle of adjacere 'to lie near', from ad- 'to' + jacere 'to lie'

adjacent

adjective
     
ad‧ja‧cent
a room, building, piece of land etc that is adjacent to something is next to it:
We stayed in adjacent rooms.
adjacent to
the building adjacent to the library

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