Definition of discontiguous in US English:

discontiguous

adjective

Scottish
  • Not contiguous in space; not touching or adjacent; disconnected, separate. Also: consisting of non-adjacent parts; characterized by spatial discontiguity. In early use especially of areas of land. Formerly with †to, †from.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From dis- + contiguous. Compare earlier discontigue.

Pronunciation

discontiguous

/ˌdɪskənˈtɪɡjʊəs/