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Meaning of EMPLACEMENT

Pronunciation:  em'pleysmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of putting something in a certain place or location
  2. [n]  military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon
 

EMPLACEMENT is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: locating, location, placement, position, positioning
 
 See Also: activity, apposition, collocation, fingering, gun emplacement, implantation, interposition, juxtaposition, military installation, orientation, planting, repositioning, set, stratification, superposition, weapons emplacement

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Em*place"ment\, n. [Cf. F. emplacement.]
A putting in, or assigning to, a definite place;
localization; as, the emplacement of a structure.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abode, allocation, area, assignment, balcony, bearings, bench mark, catafalque, collocation, dais, deployment, deposit, deposition, disposition, district, estrade, floor, gallery, heliport, hole, hustings, lading, landing, landing pad, landing stage, latitude and longitude, launching pad, lieu, loading, locale, locality, localization, locating, location, locus, packing, pinpoint, pinpointing, place, placement, placing, platform, podium, point, position, positioning, posting, pulpit, putting, region, reposition, rostrum, site, situation, situs, soapbox, spot, spotting, stage, stationing, stead, step terrace, storage, stowage, stump, terrace, tribunal, tribune, whereabout, whereabouts
 

 

 

 

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