postpose(redirected from postposes)
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tr.v. post·posed, post·pos·ing, post·pos·es
To place (a word or phrasal constituent) after another constituent in a sentence, as the direct object noun phrase all the interesting places he had visited in the sentence He described to them all the interesting places he had visited.
[Back-formation from postposition.]
(Grammar) to place (a word or phrase) after other constituents in a sentence
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|Verb||1.||postpose - place after another constituent in the sentence; "Japanese postposes the adpositions, whereas English preposes them"|