apposition

US [ˌæpəˈzɪʃ(ə)n]
UK [.æpə'zɪʃ(ə)n]
  • n.并列;接合;外加;汇合
  • Web同位语;并置;同位关系
apposition
n.
1.
同位the use of a noun phrase immediately after another noun phrase that refers to the same person or thing
In the phrase ‘Paris, the capital of France’, ‘the capital of France’ is in apposition to ‘Paris’.
在短语 Paris, the capital of France 中,the capital of France 是 Paris 的同位语。

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