# Definition of adjacent in math

## What is an example of adjacent?

The meaning of adjacent is nearby or next to. An example of adjacent is

**two neighboring houses**. We usually consider people on our street as our neighbors.## How do you describe adjacent?

## What is adjacent simple?

**very near, next to, or touching**: They work in adjacent buildings. They lived in a house adjacent to the railway. Synonym. neighbouring UK.

## Does adjacent mean same side?

Adjacent means

**close to or near something**. You may consider the people up and down your street to be neighbors, but your next-door neighbor is the person who lives in the house or apartment adjacent to yours. Adjacent can refer to two things that touch each other or have the same wall or border.## Are adjacent angles equal?

Are adjacent angles equal to 180? This is TRUE in some cases! Supplementary adjacent angles always add up to 180. This is because the two angles sit next to each other on a straight line and all angles on a straight line add up to 180.

## Which is the best definition for adjacent angles?

Adjacent angles are the angles that have a common arm (side) and a common vertex, however, they do not overlap. An angle is formed when two rays meet at a common endpoint and adjacent angles are those angles that are always placed next to each other.

## What kind of word is adjacent?

Lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring; bordering on.

## What does directly adjacent mean?

Directly Adjacent means

**next to, adjoining or sharing a common border or boundary**.## Is it correct to say adjacent to?

**Strictly speaking, adjacent means ‘lying next to’, so the ‘to’ is redundant**. However, although correct, this sounds archaic. Therefore ‘to’ is usually added in speech and everyday writing. Adjacent is falling out of fashion, and ‘next to’ or (for emphasis) ‘right next to’ would be used.

## What does the work adjacent mean?

**very near, next to, or touching**: They work in adjacent buildings.

## Is adjacent diagonal?

Simply “adjacent” can naturally be used to mean

**a square is either “diagonally adjacent” or “directly adjacent”**. Another phrase, if it’s mentioned before that distance is counted as 1 per straight or diagonal move, would be to say “within one square” or “one square away” or “one distant”.## What do we mean by parallel?

:

**lying or moving in the same direction but always the same distance apart**parallel lines Train tracks are parallel. parallel. noun. Kids Definition of parallel (Entry 2 of 3) 1 : a line or surface that lies at or moves in the same direction as another but is always the same distance from it.## What does adjacent lot mean?

Related Definitions

Adjacent lot means **any Lot that shares a common boundary with the subject Lot, as well as any Lot that is located directly across a street or across a Common Area less than fifty (50) feet wide**.

## What is an adjacent square?

1

**being near or close, esp.****having a common boundary; adjoining; contiguous**. 2 (Maths) a (of a pair of vertices in a graph) joined by a common edge.## Which way is diagonal?

A diagonal line or movement goes in a sloping direction, for example,

**from one corner of a square across to the opposite corner**. …## What is the opposite of diagonal?

What is the opposite of diagonal?

parallel | adjacent |
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collateral | alongside |

lateral | equidistant |

aligned | coextending |

side-by-side | side by side |

## What is the meaning of adjacent sides example?

**If two sides share a common angle**, then they are called adjacent sides.

## What is adjacent sides of a rectangle?

The opposite sides of a rectangle are parallel and equal. The adjacent sides of the rectangle are

**always perpendicular to each other**. In a rectangle one side is shorter while its adjacent side is longer.## What are adjacent corners?

In geometry,

**two angles are adjacent if they have a common side and a common vertex**. In other words, adjacent angles are directly next to each other and do not overlap.## Which side is adjacent and opposite?

Adjacent and opposite sides are in respect to the angle asked and can vary accordingly. Opposite side is the side that is opposite to the angle asked for and the adjacent side is the side that is right by the angle that is asked for.