prepose

prepose

[pree-pohz]
verb (used with object), preposed, preposing. Grammar.
to place (a grammatical form) before a related grammatical form: The adverb “out” of “put the light out” is preposed in “put out the light.”

Origin:
1655–65; probably back formation from preposition1; compare obsolete prepose to set over < Middle French preposer; see pre-, pose1

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prepose

verb
place before another constituent in the sentence; "English preposes the adpositions; Japanese postposes them" 
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