adverb see apposite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Appositely — 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} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • appositely — See apposite. * * * …   Universalium

  • appositely — adverb in an apposite manner …   Wiktionary

  • appositely — adv. properly, correctly, appropriately …   English contemporary dictionary

  • appositely — ap·po·site·ly …   English syllables

  • appositely — adverb : in an apposite manner : relevantly …   Useful english dictionary

  • apposite — appositely, adj. appositeness, n. /ap euh zit, euh poz it/, adj. suitable; well adapted; pertinent; relevant; apt: an apposite answer. [1615 25; < L appositus added to, put near (ptp. of apponere), equiv. to ap AP 1 + positus placed (posi place + …   Universalium

  • apposite — adjective Etymology: Latin appositus, from past participle of apponere to place near, from ad + ponere to put more at position Date: 1621 highly pertinent or appropriate ; apt < apposite remarks > Synonyms: see relevant • appositely …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Renatus Harris — (c. 1652 1724) was a master organ maker in England in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.During the period of the Commonwealth, in the mid seventeenth century, Puritans controlled the country and organ music was banned. Many… …   Wikipedia

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