Adjacent is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

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Pronunciation

 Positive adjacent Comparative none Superlative none
1. If $x$ has adjacent $y$, there is no other thing between $x$ and $y$.
The house has an adjacent garage.
It's a lovely room, complete with adjacent shower and rest area.
In the word "house", the letters "h" and "o" are adjacent.

Preposition

1. If $x$ is adjacent to $y$, there is no other thing between $x$ and $y$.