circumadjacent love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Adjacent to and lying round about: as, circumadjacent land.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Lying immediately around

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Examples

  • Council House and along the shattered cliff of its circumadjacent buildings, were innumerable people, and their voices even when they were not cheering, were as the soughing of the sea upon a pebble beach.

    When the Sleeper Wakes

  • Guards in black lined the way that the Council would come, and as far as the eye could reach into the hazy blue twilight of the ruins, and swarming now at every possible point in the captured Council House and along the shattered cliff of its circumadjacent buildings, were innumerable people, and their voices even when they were not cheering, were as the soughing of the sea upon a pebble beach.

    When the Sleeper Wakes

  • The new house and its circumadjacent real estate belong not to me, but to Alice and to her heirs and assigns forever.

    The House An Episode in the Lives of Reuben Baker, Astronomer, and of His Wife, Alice

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