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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Apposite  \Ap"po*site\,  a.  [L.  appositus  p.  p.  of  apponere  to 
  set  or  put  to  ad  +  ponere  to  put  place.] 
  Very  applicable;  well  adapted;  suitable  or  fit  relevant; 
  pat;  --  followed  by  to  as  this  argument  is  very  apposite  to 
  the  case.  --  {Ap"po*site*ly},  adv  --  {Ap"po*site*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  apposite 
  adj  :  being  of  striking  appropriateness  and  pertinence;  "the 
  successful  copywriter  is  a  master  of  apposite  and 
  evocative  verbal  images";  "an  apt  reply"  [syn:  {appropriate}, 
  {apt},  {pertinent}] 




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