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See definition of conterminous on Dictionary.com
  • adj.contained within the same limits
  • adj.having a common boundary

synonyms for conterminous

  • coextensive
  • coincident
  • commensurate
  • coterminous
  • equal
  • like
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How to use conterminous in a sentence

When we remember that the dialects with which it was conterminous are lost, this is not remarkable.
OPUSCULAROBERT GORDON LATHAM
In certain commodities the market is conterminous with the trade, that is, we have a world-market.
THE EVOLUTION OF MODERN CAPITALISMJOHN ATKINSON HOBSON
Hitherto the term Church had been “ideally conterminous” with the Jewish Church.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 3VARIOUS
By this act the boundaries of the city were made conterminous for parliamentary, municipal and school board purposes.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Tribes with conterminous territories usually know what phratries and classes are equivalent in their systems.
KINSHIP ORGANISATIONS AND GROUP MARRIAGE IN AUSTRALIANORTHCOTE W. THOMAS
Christianity as well as civilization became conterminous with the Roman Empire.
THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIREJAMES BRYCE
We must aspire then, but at the same time all aspiring is to be conterminous with steady work within our limits.
THE POETRY OF ROBERT BROWNINGSTOPFORD A. BROOKE
On the one hand it is conterminous with national virtue, on the other it is the ordinance and will of God.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLEGEORGE ADAM SMITH
In many instances nationality and religious faith are conterminous.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 8VARIOUS
He also provided rules respecting the use of wells between neighbors, and respecting the planting in conterminous olive grounds.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOL. 1VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CONTERMINOUS

  • abutting
  • adjacent
  • approximal
  • bordering on
  • connecting
  • conterminous
  • contiguous
  • coterminous
  • interconnecting
  • joined
  • joining
  • juxtaposed
  • near
  • neighboring
  • next door
  • touching
  • verging
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