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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aptness, appositenessnoun

    appropriateness for the occasion

    "the phrase had considerable aptness"


  1. appositenessnoun

    the state of being apposite

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Appositenessnoun

    Fitness; propriety; suitableness.

    Etymology: from apposite.

    Judgment is either concerning things to be known, or of things done, of their congruity, fitness, rightness, appositeness. Matthew Hale, Origin of Mankind.


  1. appositeness

    Appositeness refers to the quality of being apt, relevant, or suitably applicable to the situation or subject at hand. It is a state of striking an appropriate connection or correlation with the context, discussion, or argument.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of appositeness in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of appositeness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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