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appositeness


  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]: 
 
  appositeness 
  n  :  appropriateness;  "the  phrase  had  considerable  aptness"  [syn: 
  {aptness}]  [ant:  {inaptness},  {inaptness}] 




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