[op-uh-leyt] /ˈɒp əˌleɪt/
verb (used with object), oppilated, oppilating.
to stop up; fill with obstructing matter; obstruct.
(transitive) (pathol, obsolete) to block (the pores, bowels, etc)
[uh-poh-nuh n-see] /əˈpoʊ nən si/ noun 1. an act or instance of opposing. 2. the state of being an .
[op-er-toon, -tyoon] /ˌɒp ərˈtun, -ˈtyun/ adjective 1. appropriate, favorable, or suitable: an opportune phrase for the occasion. 2. occurring or coming at an appropriate time; well-timed: an opportune warning. /ˈɒpəˌtjuːn/ adjective 1. occurring at a time that is suitable or advantageous 2. fit or suitable for a particular purpose or occurrence adj. c.1400, from Old […]
[uh-poh-nuh nt] /əˈpoʊ nənt/ noun 1. a person who is on an side in a game, contest, controversy, or the like; adversary. adjective 2. being opposite, as in position. 3. ; adverse; antagonistic. 4. Anatomy. bringing parts together or into opposition, as a muscle. /əˈpəʊnənt/ noun 1. a person who opposes another in a contest, […]