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Definition of the verb Abut on
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- [transitive] To border on.
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A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Meet, be contiguous to, abut on. 4. Graze, come in contact with (in passing evtr). 5. Reach, come to, arrive at, attain to. 6. Delineate (lightly)* sketch, mark out, touch off. 7. Handle, feel, feel of. 8. Handle, speak of, deal with, treat of slightly. 9.
by John Bouvier, Francis Rawle
Where a strip of ground from one' side of a street is appropriated for the purpose of widening such street the lots fronting on the opposite sides of the street at the part widened will be deemed to abut on the improvement, though the street ...
More Than 10,000 Idioms and Collocations by Yuri Dolgopolov
abut against something • abut on something abut against something—rest against the end part of smth. firmly: The mountains are volcanic, ...
by John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland
245, it was held that an assessment could not be levied on a lot which did not abut on the new alley, for the cost of opening which, the assessment was attempted to be levied. And in State v. Reid (N. J. 1886), 5 Cent. Rep. 92, it was held that ...
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