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English Dictionary: adjoin by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
adjoin
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
  2. be in direct physical contact with; make contact; "The two buildings touch"; "Their hands touched"; "The wire must not contact the metal cover"; "The surfaces contact at this point"
    Synonym(s): touch, adjoin, meet, contact
  3. attach or add; "I adjoin a copy of your my lawyer's letter"
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Adjoin \Ad*join"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Adjoined}; p. pr. & vb.
      n. {Adjoining}.] [OE. ajoinen, OF. ajoindre, F. adjoindre,
      fr. L. adjungere; ad + jungere to join. See {Join}, and cf.
      {Adjunct}.]
      To join or unite to; to lie contiguous to; to be in contact
      with; to attach; to append.
  
               Corrections . . . should be, as remarks, adjoined by
               way of note.                                          --Watts.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Adjoin \Ad*join"\ ([acr]d*join"), v. i.
      1. To lie or be next, or in contact; to be contiguous; as,
            the houses adjoin.
  
                     When one man's land adjoins to another's.
                                                                              --Blackstone.
  
      Note: The construction with to, on, or with is obsolete or
               obsolescent.
  
      2. To join one's self. [Obs.]
  
                     She lightly unto him adjoined side to side.
                                                                              --Spenser.
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