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Meaning of INTERPOSITION

Pronunciation:  `inturpu'zishun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of interposing one thing between or among others
  2. [n]  the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts
 

INTERPOSITION is a 13 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: interjection, interpellation, interpolation
 
 See Also: break, disruption, emplacement, gap, interruption, locating, location, placement, position, positioning

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: encroachment, entrance, entrenchment, impingement, imposition, incursion, infiltration, influx, infringement, injection, inroad, insinuation, interagency, intercession, interference, interjection, interloping, intermediation, interposure, interruption, intervention, intrusion, invasion, involvement, irruption, mediation, obtrusion, stepping in, trespass, trespassing, unlawful entry
 

 

 

 

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