adjoin

Pronunciation

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Pronunciation

- IPA: /əˈdʒɔɪn/

**adjoin** (adjoins, *present participle* adjoining; *past and past participle* adjoined)

- (
*transitive*) To be in contact or connection with.*The living room and dining room***adjoin**each other.- We were in the living area, which
**adjoins**the kitchen.

- We were in the living area, which

- (
*transitive, mathematics, chiefly, algebra and number theory*) To extend an algebraic object (e.g. a field, a ringetc.) by adding to it (an element not belonging to it) and all finite power series of (the element). *\textbf{Q}\left(\sqrt{2}\right) can be obtained from \textbf{Q} by*.**adjoining**\sqrt{2} to \textbf{Q}

- French: adjoindre

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