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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Of these women, six received basic conservative treatment (bed rest in the lateral decubitus position and pelvic girdle), two of whom had to undergo an operation due to their intractable pain; three received physical therapy but the authors did not detail the programs, and four received supervised mobilization.
The latter often can be alleviated by providing adequate hydration and placing the patient in the decubitus position.
A 34 years old man admitted to our department with palpitations, restlessness on exertion and chest pain which was triggered on in supine and left lateral decubitus positions and disappeared by turning to the right side.
Placement of the patient in the left lateral decubitus position with the head down
The lateral decubitus position (on one side), with the hands near the face, is the most frequent, but this position is not systematic in the case of perinatals.
The right laparoscopic nephrectomy proceeded with the patient in the left lateral decubitus position.
The flanged T-tube satisfactorily plugged the hole through the anterior wall of the pyloroplasty, best demonstrated in the lateral decubitus position (Figures 7 and 8).