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English definition of “place”

place

noun [C] (POSITION)   /pleɪs/
a particular position: That’s the best place for the piano. The librarian put the book back in its place (= in the right position). A place is also a space for a person, as in a theater, at a table, or in a line: Will you hold my place in line for a minute? in place If plans are in place, they have been made: I think everything’s in place for the wedding. in place In place can also be used to talk about something that is being used now: The new building code will replace the rules that are currently in place.
(Definition of place noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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