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States can have additional rules, such as contiguity of districts or that cities or counties be kept intact.
HOW NEXT-GEN COMPUTER GENERATED MAPS DETECT PARTISAN GERRYMANDERINGSUJATA GUPTASEPTEMBER 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
They take place whether the organs be tied or cut through, provided there exists a simple contiguity between the divided ends.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
The principal cause of them is the contiguity of this river to the Blue Mountains.
STATISTICAL, HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES AND ITS DEPENDENT SETTLEMENTS IN VAN DIEMEN'S LANDWILLIAM CHARLES WENTWORTH
He dwells on the inferiority of this shot, the smallness of the skin, the close contiguity of its owner.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
There are two general classes of association of ideas in memory, viz.: Association of contiguity, and logical association.
YOUR MIND AND HOW TO USE ITWILLIAM WALKER ATKINSON
Neither can I see the force of his argument derived from the contiguity of the grave-yard.
FROM FARM HOUSE TO THE WHITE HOUSEWILLIAM M. THAYER
The contiguity of the lives of Kepler and Tycho furnishes a moral too obvious to need pointing out.
PIONEERS OF SCIENCEOLIVER LODGE
Name the figures based on resemblance; those based on contiguity; on contrast.
ELEMENTARY GUIDE TO LITERARY CRITICISMF. V. N. PAINTER
All over the State farming has been profitable, and by the contiguity of markets prompt returns for the products are the rule.
SEVENTY YEARS ON THE FRONTIERALEXANDER MAJORS
His contiguity flurried her, and instead of going straight to Paula she sought out Mrs. Goodman.
A LAODICEANTHOMAS HARDY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONTIGUITY

  • adjacency
  • closeness
  • contiguity
  • nearness
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