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Hockema, Hinojosa and their allies hope the remaining two, Texas LNG and Rio Grande LNG, which would abut each other on the Brownsville Ship Channel, meet the same fate before they can be built.
ENGINEERS RAISE ALARMS OVER THE RISK OF MAJOR EXPLOSIONS AT LNG PLANTSWILL ENGLUNDJUNE 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Now, the mostly vacant land is abutted by two yacht clubs to the south and a marina to the north.
SPARROWS POINT LAND IN BALTIMORE COUNTY MAY BECOME PUBLIC PARKTAYLOR DEVILLE | THE BALTIMORE SUNAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Two decades later, when Georgia Power announced its plans to build a 12,000-acre plant site abutting Luther Smith Road, some neighbors balked.
THE COAL PLANT NEXT DOORBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSMARCH 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
Godfrey Kigoye, fish farming expertAcross Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, the three countries that abut Lake Victoria, small-scale fish farming is helping boost food security and family incomes.
CAN FISH FARMING REDUCE SEXUAL EXPLOITATION IN EAST AFRICA?CHARU KASTURIOCTOBER 5, 2020OZY
Howard followed him to the home that Hayward shared with his elderly parents on 106th Street abutting the clinic campus.
THE STARTLING REACH AND DISPARATE IMPACT OF CLEVELAND CLINIC’S PRIVATE POLICE FORCEBY DAVID ARMSTRONGSEPTEMBER 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
Where the strips abruptly meet others, or abut upon a boundary at right angles, they are sometimes called butts.
THE ENGLISH VILLAGE COMMUNITYFREDERIC SEEBOHM
The hotels abut upon the actual sands, just as Arcachon abuts upon its shallow oyster-beds.
THE WHITE LIEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
These veins have no side plates or wall stones, but abut without intermediate gangues at the primitive rock.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
This was quite likely the first of the servants' quarters, and that east wall must abut directly against the chimney.
LOVE UNDER FIRERANDALL PARRISH
The street at this point is (or was) obviously supported upon a masonry substructure, upon which the houses abut.
THOMAS HARDY'S DORSETROBERT THURSTON HOPKINS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO ABUT

  • abut
  • adjoin
  • be adjacent
  • be contiguous
  • be near
  • be nearby
  • border
  • butt against
  • communicate
  • connect
  • join
  • line
  • march
  • surround
  • touch
  • verge
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