apposition

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apposition

Biology growth in the thickness of a cell wall by the deposition of successive layers of material
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The horizontal charting the truth of the middle--in medias res, the truth of time in time, the middle class as it exists appositionally, working so in the midst, and seeing from there, the distortion at the top inversely coded in the play at bottom, Ahab's monomania the sole fuel for the crew.
The scene, however, does more than merely appositionally present Bigger's urge to disappear beside his excitement that has him "[turn] his eyes to the screen" but "not look," wondering if he were "going to work for people like [one] saw in the movies" (33).
Moravcsik (1997: 319) has argued that this pattern arose "from a pronominal demonstrative to which a noun phrase was appositionally adjoined (see also McCool 1984, 1993; Lehmann 1995: 37-39).