opportune


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Opportune \Op`por*tune"\, a. [F. opporiun, L. opportunus, lit.,
   at or before the port; ob (see Ob-) + a derivative of
   portus port, harbor. See Port harbor.]
   Convenient; ready; hence, seasonable; timely. --Milton.
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         This is most opportune to our need.      --Shak.
   [1913 Webster] -- Op`por*tune"ly, adv. --
   Op`por*tune"ness, n.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Opportune \Op`por*tune"\, v. t.
   To suit. [Obs.] --Dr. Clerke(1637).
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