emplacement

Definitions of emplacement
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n the act of putting something in a certain place

Synonyms:
locating, location, placement, position, positioning
Types:
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stratification
the placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination
apposition, collocation, juxtaposition
the act of positioning close together (or side by side)
interposition, intervention
the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others
orientation
the act of orienting
planting
the act of fixing firmly in place
implantation
the act of planting or setting in the ground
repositioning
the act of placing in a new position
set
the act of putting something in position
superposition
the placement of one thing on top of another
fingering
the placement of the fingers for playing different notes (or sequences of notes) on a musical instrument
superposition
(geometry) the placement of one object ideally in the position of another one in order to show that the two coincide
tessellation
the careful juxtaposition of shapes in a pattern
Type of:
activity
any specific behavior

n military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon

Types:
gun emplacement, weapons emplacement
an emplacement for a gun
nest
a kind of gun emplacement
pillbox
a small enclosed gun emplacement (usually of fortified concrete)
Type of:
military installation
any facility servicing military forces

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