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English definition of “position”

position

verb [T usually + adv/prep]     /pəˈzɪʃ.ən/
to put something or someone in a particular place : The army had been positioned to the north and east of the city . When it came to seating people for dinner , I positioned my self as far away from him as possible .Placing and positioning an object
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