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Synonyms for position

Synonyms for position

the place where a person or thing is located

the way in which one is placed or arranged

one's place and direction relative to one's surroundings

a frame of mind affecting one's thoughts or behavior

something believed or accepted as true by a person

positioning of one individual vis-à-vis others

to put in or assign to a certain position or location

Synonyms for position

a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons

a job in an organization

the appropriate or customary location

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a condition or position in which you find yourself

an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute


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an item on a list or in a sequence

the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another

the act of positing

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cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation

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After chest optimization measurements, abdominal binders were applied in the supine position and patients were returned to Fowler's position to begin SBT, scheduled to last 2 hours.
After chest optimization, patients were repositioned in Fowler's position at 45[degrees] (head-up position).
The panel said in its judgment: "Mr Fowler's position is that although he was in possession of the cocaine, having picked it up from a toilet floor in a nightclub whilst intoxicated by alcohol, he had not used the drug.