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juxtapose

verb [T] uk   /ˌdʒʌk.stəˈpəʊz/ us    /-ˈpoʊz/
to put things that are not similar next to each other: The exhibition juxtaposes Picasso's early drawings with some of his later works.
juxtaposition
noun [U] uk   /ˌdʒʌk.stə.pəˈzɪʃ.ən/ us  
the juxtaposition of two very different cultures
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