Definition of postposit in English:

postposit

verb

  • with object To place after; to cause to follow; to treat as less important. In later use also: (Grammar) = "postpose".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Owen Felltham (?1602–1668), essayist and poet. From post- + posit, originally after classical Latin postposit-, past participial stem of postpōnere postpone.

Pronunciation

postposit

/ˌpəʊs(t)ˈpɒzɪt/