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adjacent División en sílabas: ad·ja·cent
Pronunciación: /əˈjās(ə)nt/

Definición de adjacent en inglés:


1Next to or adjoining something else: adjacent rooms the area adjacent to the fire station
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Clive and his friends brought the equipment down from their second floor apartment and set up in the room adjacent to the rec room.
  • The first morning I stopped abruptly when I heard a squealing pack of rats in a room adjacent to ours.
  • The filling station adjacent to the show rooms will not be disturbed during the building works.
adjoining, neighboring, next-door, abutting, contiguous, proximate;
(adjacent to) close to, near, next to, by, by the side of, bordering on, beside, alongside, attached to, touching, cheek by jowl with
2 Geometry (Of angles) having a common vertex and a common side.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • At each vertex we consider the angles formed on the adjacent faces at that corner.


Oraciones de ejemplo
  • As with most exhibitions, the adjacencies were clearly telling.
  • Ironically, adjacency didn't necessarily mean accessibility.
  • But we've got a lot of really nifty projects that we're looking at right now that are very entrepreneurial within our core businesses or in an appropriate adjacency, and they're fun.


Late Middle English: from Latin adjacent- 'lying near to', from adjacere, from ad- 'to' + jacere 'lie down'.

  • easy from Middle English:

    Both easy and ease (Middle English) go back via Old French aisier to Latin adjacens ‘lying close by’, source also of adjacent (Late Middle English). Easy-peasy ‘childishly easy’ is only recorded from the 1970s. The ‘peasy’ is simply a rhyme and the childish word intensifies the sense.

Palabras que riman con adjacent

complacent, obeisant
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