adjoin

Part of speech: verb

To join; append; be close together; be in contact.

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Usage examples "adjoin":

  1. She wished to have it adjoin the Temple of Isis, her goddess- I proposed the great sanctuary in the Rhakotis quarter, but she objected- she wished to have it close to the palace at Lochias. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  2. And what will you do with this damp abode of fogs, which, if I mistake not, must adjoin the dining- hall? - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  3. In connection with the two churches which adjoin each other so closely, tradition tells the well- known story of the two quarrelsome sisters who could not agree on the building of a church and therefore each built one. - "Northumberland Yesterday and To-day", Jean F. Terry.