appose

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verb ap·pose \ a-ˈpōz \

Definition of appose

apposed; apposing
transitive verb
1 archaic :to put before :apply (one thing) to another
2 :to place in juxtaposition or proximity

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Origin and Etymology of appose

Middle French aposer, from Old French, from a- + poser to put — more at pose


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