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 for apposite
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  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, adv. -- Ap"po*site*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  apposite
      adj 1: being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the
             successful copywriter is a master of apposite and
             evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply" [syn:
             apposite, apt, pertinent]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  44 Moby Thesaurus words for "apposite":
     a propos, ad rem, adapted, admissible, appertaining, applicable,
     applying, appropriate, apropos, apt, becoming, befitting,
     belonging, dovetailing, felicitous, fit, fitted, fitting, geared,
     germane, happy, in point, involving, just right, likely, material,
     meshing, on the button, opportune, pat, pertaining, pertinent,
     qualified, relevant, right, seasonable, sortable, suitable, suited,
     suiting, tailored, timely, to the point, to the purpose
  
  

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