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English Dictionary: abut by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
abut
v
  1. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
    Synonym(s): border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Abut \A*but"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abutted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Abutting}.] [OF. abouter, aboter; cf. F. aboutir, and also
      abuter; a (L. ad) + OF. boter, buter, to push: cf. F. bout
      end, and but end, purpose.]
      To project; to terminate or border; to be contiguous; to
      meet; -- with on, upon, or against; as, his land abuts on the
      road.
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