GRE Word List

CONTIGUOUS

being in actual contact : touching along a boundary or at a point

The meaning of the word contiguous is being in actual contact : touching along a boundary or at a point.

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portendto give an omen or anticipatory sign of
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derivativea word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation
allegeto assert without proof or before proving
distinctivemarking as separate or different : serving to distinguish