Translation of contiguity in Spanish:


contigüidad, n.

Pronunciation /ˌkɑn(t)əˈɡjuədi/ /ˌkɒntɪˈɡjuːɪti/

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    contigüidad feminine
    • The essence of this concept is a limited form of community interest, usually involving a small group of states in geographical contiguity, who exercise shared rights over the resources in question.
    • Their geographical contiguity must have come to be regarded as a zone of political proximity if not a frontier or border of some kind.
    • By the medieval times, linguistic violence and hatred for each other had become unbridgeable, with geographic contiguity between the Caliphates and the Byzantine empire stoking the fires of Holy War.
    • There are also several well-established neutral districting principles, such as contiguity, compactness, community of interest among those in the district, and adherence to municipal and county lines.
    • Several hundred autonomous Indian principalities were expected to accede to one or the other new state on the basis of territorial contiguity and the religious composition of the population.
    • First, Mexican immigration is different because of contiguity.
    • The first definition is of a truncated mini-state without territorial contiguity.
    • The claims of contiguity, and geography more generally, would continue to make themselves felt.