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adjacent
used in The Scarlet Letter

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very near — often directly beside
  • Before Roger Chillingworth could answer, they heard the clear, wild laughter of a young child's voice, proceeding from the adjacent burial-ground.
    Chapter 10 -- The Leech and his Patient (46% in)
adjacent = nearby
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