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The armoury and mint are contiguously situated to St Peter's.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, from Latin contiguus "near, touching, bordering upon," from root of contingere "to touch upon" (see contact). Earlier form, now obsolete, was contiguate (mid-15c.).

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