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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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Rory Francis, of Coed Cadw, said: "The aim is to ensure that any intact roots can still function, allowing the tree to become a phoenix, continuing to live and grow but from a reclining position.
They hope it will become a phoenix, continuing to grow but from a reclining position.
He added: "This type of cycling places the rider in a laid-back reclining position and allows for the most aerodynamic shape, which results in higher speeds.
William recommends a reclining position, "by which one leans on some stool, especially on the left side," as the best for prayer, less distracting than kneeling because "such reclining gives more rest to the body and permits the heart to be freer" (197).
The 42-year-old singer showed a topless snapshot of himself in a reclining position with face covered with a white masks and a pair of white gloves on his hands.
Both front seats were set to a reclining position, sources added.
She had her legs open, or in a kneeling or reclining position.
A similar condition--called postural hypotension--is caused by a temporary loss of fluid within the blood vessels when the circulatory system fails to compensate quickly enough to maintain pressure within the vessels as the person rises from a sitting or reclining position. Getting up slowly may help prevent both types of fainting.
"Orthostatic hypotension" is a drop in blood pressure that occurs when you stand up from a sitting or reclining position. Since it's due to a change in posture, the condition is also called "postural hypotension." This condition may cause you to feel dizzy or lightheaded, and it may even cause you to faint.
Ventilated, quick-drying fabric and a reclining position keep riders comfortable in the water or on the beach for extended periods of time.