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The relation between God and man is a relation of contiguity.

The Theistic Conception of the WorldB. F. (Benjamin Franklin) Cocker

Connecticut, from its contiguity to New York and its extent of sea coast, was peculiarly exposed to invasion.

This is a low form of memory, resting on association by contiguity.

So that the contiguity of Turks and Armenians has been even more unfortunate than are most contiguities.

Mystery at GenevaRose Macaulay

No one can doubt but causation has the same influence as the other two relations of resemblance and contiguity.

Were they groups of kin, or groups of associates by contiguity?

Contiguity in time corresponds to the successive, and contiguity in place to the synchronous, order.

This is the Associative Law of Contiguity considered from the standpoint of recall.

The Trained MemoryWarren Hilton

The contiguity of the refrigerating room gave the room a pleasantly cool atmosphere.

Thus the four laws had been reduced to two, association by contiguity and association by similarity.

PsychologyRobert S. Woodworth

opposites of contiguity

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