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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 ?
None of our patients complained of discomfort or functional limitation, and the follow-up radiographs showed that the fractures had healed in an anatomic position with no failure of fixation.
The treatment was initiated with the objective to return the prolapsed organ to its normal anatomic position under appropriate medical arrangement and to prevent or to eliminate uterine infection.
It was impossible to pull the bladder in the anatomic position. After this, an inguinoscrotal incision was made and the reposition of the bladder was possible.
Because in anatomic position the pelvis/sacrum is anteriorly tilted approximately 30 degrees, there is a natural lordotic curve to the lumbar spine.
This is the position of choice for fractures, as it affords good X-ray exposure and ability to reduce fragments in anatomic position. Arthroplasty, which requires free arm mobility, glenoid access, and a potentially extensile surgical approach, is performed in this position as well.
Individuals may become dissatisfied with the appearance of their neck because of changes in skin quality, submental fat, and muscle tone or anatomic position related to aging, weight gain, weight loss, sun damage, and other causes.
Starting from ideal circumstances, that is a healthy limb = 0 points, and acute trauma with loss of soft tissue and bone = 34 points, we may evaluate the dysfunction of the injured lower limb according to the anatomic position of the lesion:
Chilaiditi sign describes an anomalous anatomic position of the hepatic flexure of the colon between the liver and the right diaphragm.
Once the mass was removed, the cloaca was returned to its normal anatomic position, and the body wall was closed using a 4-0 polydioxanone suture (PDS, Ethicon Inc, Piscataway, NJ, USA) in a simple continuous pattern.
Author of the study Dr Waseem Amir Bashir, said: "Sitting in a sound anatomic position is essential, since the strain on the spine and its associated muscles and ligaments over time can lead to pain, deformity and chronic illness."