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ap·pose

 (ă-pōz′)
tr.v. ap·posed, ap·pos·ing, ap·pos·es
To place in proximity; juxtapose.

[Probably ad- + -pose (as in compose).]

appose

(əˈpəʊz)
vb (tr)
1. to place side by side or near to each other
2. (usually foll by to) to place (something) near or against another thing
[C16: from Old French apposer, from poser to put, from Latin pōnere]

ap•pose

(əˈpoʊz)

v.t. -posed, -pos•ing.
1. to place side by side, as two things; juxtapose.
2. to put or apply (one thing) to or near to another.
[1585–95; by analogy with oppose, etc.< Latin appōnere= ap-1 + pōnere to place]
ap•pos′a•ble, adj.
ap•pos′er, n.

appose


Past participle: apposed
Gerund: apposing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
I was apposing
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been apposing
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would appose
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.appose - place side by side or in close proximityappose - place side by side or in close proximity
lay, place, put, set, position, pose - put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
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