interposition

  • 1 interposition — [ ɛ̃tɛrpozisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1160, rare av. XVIe; lat. interpositio 1 ♦ Situation d un corps interposé entre deux autres. Interposition de la Lune entre le Soleil et la Terre. 2 ♦ Dr. Interposition de personne : procédé juridique faisant appel à une …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Interposition — Interposition, in the context of the Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions, refers to an asserted right of U.S. states to protect their individual interests from federal violation or any abridgement of states rights deemed by those states to be… …

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  • 3 interposition — Interposition. s. f. L estat, la situation d un corps interposé entre deux autres. L interposition de la Terre entre le Soleil & la Lune. l interposition de la Lune entre le Soleil & la Terre. l interposition d un nuage empesche que les rayons du …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 interposition — Interposition, Interpositio. L interposition de jugement, Diiudicatio. Par interposition de temps, Per interualla …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 5 Interposition — In ter*po*si tion (?; 277), n. [L. interpositio a putting between, insertion, fr. interponere, interpositum: cf. F. interposition. See {Interpone}, {Position}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of interposing, or the state of being interposed; a being,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 interposition — I noun arbitration, insertion, intercalation, intercession, intercurrence, interjacence, interjection, mterlocation, intermediation, interpenetration, interposure, interruption, intervention, introduction, negotiation II index arbitration,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 interposition — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. interposicion (12c.), from L. interpositionem (nom. interpositio), noun of action from pp. stem of interponere to put between, place among; put forward, from inter (see INTER (Cf. inter )) + ponere (see POSITION (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 interposition — [in΄tər pə zish′ən] n. [ME interposicioun < OFr interposicion < L interpositio < pp. of interponere: see INTERPOSE] 1. an interposing or being interposed 2. a thing interposed ☆ 3. the disputed doctrine that a state may reject a federal… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 interposition — (in tèr pô zi sion ; en vers, de six syllabes) s. f. 1°   Situation d un corps interposé entre deux autres. •   Pareilles interpositions causent les éclipses, BALZ. Disc. à la régente.. •   Wallis fut le premier qui crut que la longue… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 10 INTERPOSITION — s. f. Etat, situation d un corps interposé entre deux autres. L interposition de la terre entre le soleil et la lune. L interposition de la lune entre le soleil et la terre. L interposition d un nuage empêche que les rayons du soleil ne viennent… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 11 INTERPOSITION — n. f. état, situation d’un corps interposé entre deux autres. L’interposition de la terre entre le soleil et la lune. L’interposition de la lune entre le soleil et la terre. L’interposition d’un nuage empêche que les rayons du soleil ne viennent… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 12 Interposition — Der Begriff Interponat, abgeleitet vom Wort Interposition (deutsch „Zwischenschaltung“ oder „Einfügung“), bezeichnet in der Medizin die Überbrückung von größeren Gewebeschädigungen, insbesondere an Blutgefäßen, Knochen, Sehnen und Nerven, durch… …

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  • 13 interposition — /in teuhr peuh zish euhn/, n. 1. the act or fact of interposing or the condition of being interposed. 2. something interposed. 3. the doctrine that an individual state of the U.S. may oppose any federal action it believes encroaches on its… …

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  • 14 Interposition — In|ter|po|si|ti|on 〈f. 20; Med.〉 1. chirurgische Zwischenlagerung von Weichteilen zw. Knochenfragmenten 2. Einsetzen eines Gefäß od. Sehnensegments 3. gynäkologischer Eingriff bei schweren Scheidenvorfällen, bei der die Gebärmutter zw. Blase u.… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 interposition — in·ter·po·si·tion (in″tər pə zishґən) 1. the act of placing between; the condition of being interposed. 2. interposition graft …

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  • 16 interposition — /intarpazishan/ The doctrine that a state, in the exercise of its sovereignty, may reject a mandate of the federal government deemed to be unconstitutional or to exceed the powers delegated to the federal government. The doctrine denies… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 interposition — /intarpazishan/ The doctrine that a state, in the exercise of its sovereignty, may reject a mandate of the federal government deemed to be unconstitutional or to exceed the powers delegated to the federal government. The doctrine denies… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 interposition — interpose ► VERB 1) insert between one thing and another. 2) intervene between parties. 3) say as an interruption. 4) exercise or advance (a veto or objection). DERIVATIVES interposition noun. ORIGIN French interposer, from Latin …

    English terms dictionary

  • 19 interposition — n. 1 the act of interposing. 2 a thing interposed. 3 an interference. Etymology: ME f. OF interposition or L interpositio (as INTER , POSITION) …

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  • 20 interposition — noun Date: 14th century 1. a. the act of interposing b. the action of a state whereby its sovereignty is placed between its citizens and the federal government 2. something interposed …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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