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Origin of apposition
OTHER WORDS FROM appositionap·po·si·tion·al, adjectiveap·po·si·tion·al·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH appositionapposition opposition
Words nearby apposition
Example sentences from the Web for appositional
If the object is not a pronoun, it follows the infinitive without change of initial, after the manner of an appositional genitive.
Similarly, when the object is a noun, it really follows the infinitive as an appositional genitive.
The appositional construction is, in reality, a matter of concord rather than of gender.
(a) Pick out the possessive nouns, and tell whether each is appositional, objective, or subjective.An English Grammar|W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
The appositional construction seems to require such a form of government; but the form is only apparent.