Meaning of conterminous


Pronunciation: (kun-tûr'mu-nus), [key]
— adj.
  1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous.
  2. meeting at the ends; without an intervening gap: In our calendar system, the close of one year is conterminous with the beginning of the next.
  3. coterminous.
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