Interposition definition

intərpəzizhən
The disputed doctrine that a state may reject a federal mandate that it considers to be encroaching on its rights.
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The act of interposing, or the state of being interposed; a being, placing, or coming between; mediation.
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An interposing or being interposed.
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A thing interposed.
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The thing interposed.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
interposition
Plural:
interpositions

Origin of interposition

  • From Old French interposicion, from Latin interpositio

    From Wiktionary