Juxtaposit
Juxtaposit Jux`ta*pos"it (j[u^]ks`t[.a]*p[o^]z"[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. --Derham. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • juxtaposit — index adjoin, border (approach), border (bound) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • juxtaposit — jux·ta·pos·it …   English syllables

  • juxtaposit — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈpäzə̇t transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin juxta near + positus, past participle of ponere to place more at position : juxtapose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Juxtaposited — Juxtaposit Jux ta*pos it (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[o^]z [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. Derham.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Juxtapositing — Juxtaposit Jux ta*pos it (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[o^]z [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Juxtaposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Juxtapositing}.] [L. juxta near + positus, p. p. of ponere to put.] To place in close connection or contiguity; to juxtapose. Derham.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • border — I noun ambit, borderland, boundary, bounds, brim, brink, circumference, circumjacence, confine, contiguity, edge, edging, end, enframement, extremity, flange, frame, fringe, frontier, hem, ledge, limit, line of demarcation, marge, margin, outline …   Law dictionary

  • Juxtapose — Jux ta*pose (j[u^]ks t[.a]*p[=o]z ), v. t. [Cf. {Juxtaposit}, {Pose}.] To place in juxtaposition. Huxley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adjoin — I verb abut on, adiacere, appose, attingere, be adjacent to, be contiguous to, be joined to, border on, cohere, conjoin, connect, converge, juxtapose, juxtaposit, lie beside, lie near to, meet, neighbor, place side by side, reach to, stand by,… …   Law dictionary

  • abut — Synonyms and related words: abut on, adjoin, appose, be based on, be contiguous, be in contact, bear on, bestraddle, bestride, border, border on, bring near, butt, communicate, conjoin, connect, join, juxtapose, juxtaposit, lean on, lie by, lie… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • adjoin — Synonyms and related words: abut, abut on, add, affix, agglutinate, annex, append, appose, attach, be contiguous, be in contact, befringe, bind, border, border on, bound, bring near, burden, butt, communicate, complicate, conjoin, connect,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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