interposition

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noun in·ter·po·si·tion \ˌin-tər-pə-ˈzi-shən\

Definition of interposition

  1. 1a :  the act of interposingb :  the action of a state whereby its sovereignty is placed between its citizens and the federal government

  2. 2 :  something interposed

14th Century

First Known Use of interposition

14th century



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