HyperDic: emplacement

English > 2 senses of the word emplacement:
NOUNartifactemplacementmilitary installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon
actemplacement, placement, location, locating, position, positioningthe act of putting something in a certain place
emplacement > pronunciation
Soundsihmpley'smahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > emplacement: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningmilitary installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Narrowergun emplacement, weapons emplacementAn emplacement for a gun
Broadermilitary installationAny facility servicing military forces
Spanishemplazamiento
Catalanemplaçament
Verbsemplaceprovide a new emplacement for guns
English > emplacement: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of putting something in a certain place.
Synonymsplacement, location, locating, position, positioning
NarrowerfingeringThe placement of the fingers for playing different notes (or sequences of notes) on a musical instrument
implantationThe act of planting or setting in the ground
interposition, interventionThe act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others
juxtaposition, apposition, collocationThe act of positioning close together (or side by side)
orientationThe act of orienting / orienting
plantingThe act of fixing firmly in place
repositioningThe act of placing in a new position
setThe act of putting something in position
stratificationThe placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination
superpositionThe placement of one thing on top of another
superposition(geometry) the placement of one object ideally in the position of another one in order to show that the two coincide
BroaderactivityAny specific behavior
Spanishcolocación, emplazamiento, lugar, posicionamiento, posición, situación, ubicación
Catalancol·locació, emplaçament, lloc, posició, posicionament, ubicació
Verbsemplaceput into place or position

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