Definition of 'abutting'
Example sentences containing 'abutting'
His network of spies extended, now, from Quetta, hundreds of miles to the south-west, to Chitral, abutting Afghan Nuristan.KARA KUSH (2002)
The park was a pleasant place, abutting an immense building which had once upon a time been KGB Headquarters.SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2002) SOMEBODY (2002)
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