anteposition


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anteposition

(ˈæntɪpəˌzɪʃən)
n
(Botany) botany the position opposite a given part of a plant
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PLANTAR CENTER OF PRESSURE AND POSTURAL BALANCE ACCORDING TO HEAD ANTEPOSITION
Anteposition and flexion-extension of the head can create postural changes of the mandible and postural changes in general, (1-6) with subsequent changes in muscle activity to keep balance.
Linearly, they appear between the noun and a numeral -or a possessive and a numeral-, and trying to place them before the numeral or possessive gives ungrammatical results (2), in the same way that English rejects the anteposition of any other adjective before a numeral-determiner (3).
Cependant, il semble globalement plus naturel de placer le pronom en finale, ce qui revient a attribuer un statut particulierement marque a son anteposition et accentuation.
Quoi qu'il en soit, il ressort que l'association anteposition et accentuation est un marquage adapte a la transmission d'une information de type contrastif.
To conclude, the statistics show that there is a certain correlation between the modality of perception and the syntactic position of the perceived participant in the infinitival construction: auditory perception concurs more easily with anteposition, visual perception with postposition.
Before turning to these extralinguistic properties, I analyze the correlation between the anteposition or postposition of [NP.
In these nominal term structures the adjectival component is as a rule in postposited place (by contrast to the usual anteposition of a concordant attribute in free word combinations or in other types of established word combinations).
It is also studied whether anteposition or posposition of the referents have something to do with clitic doubling.
In case of cranium anteposition, the mandible condyle moves towards distal, and eventually also the mandible does and therefore the first occlusal contact.
However, the mechanism of leftdislocation is independent of the possible anteposition of the pronominal constituent, as demonstrated in the alternative pattern of (i):