a.1.Contiguous; touching.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Reference genomes for the corresponding types were then used to contiguate the de novo contigs into pseudochromosomes, with an average size of 3.6 Mb for chromosome I and 0.31 Mb for chromosome II.
contiguate: "Contiguous to; in immediate contact with."