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adjacent
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
very near — often directly beside
  • At the sound of the fireworks the carriages instantly broke ranks, and retired by the adjacent streets.
    Chapters 35-36 (93% in)
  • Luigi pushed the stone behind her, for on the crest of a small adjacent hill which cut off the view toward Palestrina, he saw a traveller on horseback, stopping a moment, as if uncertain of his road, and thus presenting against the blue sky that perfect outline which is peculiar to distant objects in southern climes.
    Chapters 33-34 (40% in)
  • By diplomacy and success in arms he became almost supreme ruler of Albania, Epirus, and adjacent territory.
    Chapters 77-78 (10% in)

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