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  • adj. Not contiguous.


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non- +‎ contiguous


  • At the same time, he acquires other noncontiguous properties nearby, increasing his overall holdings in a desirable area.

    The Nation's Most Avid Trophy-Home Buyer?

  • Mr. Ellison created three noncontiguous lakefront parcels in eight separate deals, sometimes without sellers realizing he had bought adjacent property.

    The Nation's Most Avid Trophy-Home Buyer?

  • The year 1898 marked a notable break in this policy, when the United States gained control of noncontiguous islands, acquiring Wake, Guam, and Puerto Rico as a result of the Spanish-American War and separately annexed the Hawaiian Islands.

    Between War and Peace

  • The large-scale "Middle American Mountain Migration" spans the gallery's south wall, its noncontiguous components blossoming across the space like a lotus flower made of oversized glass shards.

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  • The disputed territories, which would make up any Palestinian state, consist of two noncontiguous areas: the West Bank, to Israel's east, and the Gaza strip, to the Jewish state's west.

    'The Bush Tax Increase'

  • A contiguous Palestinian state comprising both Gaza and Judea and Samaria “the West Bank” would necessitate either a noncontiguous, bisected Israel, or a severely reduced Jewish state.

    Post-American Presidency

  • If not that is one funky noncontiguous border with part of their country inside another one.

    The New Magic Number: 2,210 Delegates

  • But you would need to have negotiations and Israel would have to give up something in exchange, and the more Hebrons you permit, the more the Palestinian state becomes noncontiguous and difficult to sustain.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Bernstein (Robert!) Denounces Human Rights Watch:

  • Fatah is hopelessly corrupt, often brutal, and without an inspiring raison d'être: a Palestine of the West Bank and Gaza is, as Hamas correctly points out, boring, historically unappealing, and a noncontiguous geographic mess.

    Iran's Hamas Strategy

  • If the wall follows the route approved by Sharon on its western course, as reported in Israel's press, it will effectively create at least three noncontiguous and isolated Palestinian enclaves.

    Me, Watching


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