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Related to abutted: To dispose of, interfered

Abut

To touch or to lie next to. The term is used in property to determine the obligations of a homeowner or the municipality.

abut

Next to, touching, contiguous. Typically arises in the context of whether property owners have a duty to clean snow, ice, and debris from

the sidewalks abutting their property.
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The expansion joint that plaintiff's toe contacted abutted solely the Mercado property.
NTS property abutted the contaminated Bermite property until last year, when Golden Valley Road was built between the two.
The lesion had eroded the confines of the bony canal and abutted on the temporomandibular joint capsule.
The first bicuspid and cuspid are double abutted for a five-tooth bridge, which involves two large bicuspid pontics and a molar ceramco abutment.