position

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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 ?
The steep head-down position causes cephalad movement of the diaphragm by the abdominal contents, thus reducing the functional residual capacity and pulmonary compliance (30-36).
Moreover, being in the head-down position immediately after diagnosis prevented air from entering the cerebral vasculature.
The study was conducted on 15 healthy male volunteers, all of whom spent 21 days lying in a slightly head-down position that previous investigations have shown produces effects on muscles like those of weightlessness.
In bronchoscopy and aspirated specimens reduction of contamination may be accomplished by a head-down position to reduce gravitational flow of saliva.
She asked him to turn to the head-down position if it were safe and appropriate for him to do so .