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contiguous

adj. connected or "next to", usually meaning adjoining pieces of real estate.

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We treat the overwhelming majority of TV frames as equivalent, under the concept of "TV snow." If one were an optimal conceptual system, however, each frame would be conceptualized as its own very particular kind of pattern (say exhibiting a certain amount of 17th order symmetries, another amount of 11th order symmetries, belonging to the 6th class of contiguousness, etc.).
Others are not so sure 'that the "third wave" is a meaningful category' and 'too often it is used to set up divisions among feminists and obscure the contiguousness of generational feminist agendas.' (49) In academic circles, riot grrrl zines have been viewed as manifestations of third wave feminism.