|1.||a putting into juxtaposition|
|2.||a grammatical construction in which a word, esp a noun phrase, is placed after another to modify its meaning|
|3.||biology Compare intussusception growth in the thickness of a cell wall by the deposition of successive layers of material|
apposition ap·po·si·tion (āp'ə-zĭsh'ən)
The putting in contact of two parts or substances.
The condition of being placed or fitted together.
The growth of successive layers of a cell wall.