What does the word adjacent mean?

Usage examples for adjacent

  1. But, adjacent to a forest of pines, if you prevent other crops from growing there, you will surely have an extension of your pine forest, provided the soil is suitable. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  2. It was moreover the feudal superior of a large number of adjacent villages as well as of the cities Osterhout, Steenberg and Rosendaal. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. Suppose a large tract of land adjacent to railroad facilities has been found. – The Dollar Hen by Milo M. Hastings