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contiguous
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition with a common boundary or very close
  • The very contiguity of his enemy, beneath whatever mask the latter might conceal himself, was enough to disturb the magnetic sphere of a being so sensitive as Arthur Dimmesdale.
    Chapter 17 -- The Pastor and his Parishioner (38% in)
  • Before Hester Prynne could call together her thoughts, and consider what was practicable to be done in this new and startling aspect of affairs, the sound of military music was heard approaching along a contiguous street.
    Chapter 22 -- The Procession (1% in)

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