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interposition


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Interposition  \In`ter*po*si"tion\  (?;  277),  n.  [L.  interpositio 
  a  putting  between,  insertion,  fr  interponere  interpositum: 
  cf  F.  interposition.  See  {Interpone},  {Position}.] 
  1.  The  act  of  interposing,  or  the  state  of  being  interposed; 
  a  being  placing,  or  coming  between;  mediation. 
 
  2.  The  thing  interposed. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  interposition 
  n  1:  an  action  or  remark  that  interrupts  [syn:  {interjection},  {interpolation}] 
  2:  the  act  of  interposing  one  thing  between  or  among  others 




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