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Definition of position verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    position

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//pəˈzɪʃn//
     
    position something (+ adv./prep.)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they position
     
    he / she / it positions
     
    past simple positioned
     
    -ing form positioning
     
     
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  1. 1to put someone or something in a particular position synonym place
  2. 2 Large television screens were positioned at either end of the stadium. She quickly positioned herself behind the desk. Position your hands correctly on the shaft of the club. The company is now well positioned to compete in foreign markets.
  3. positioning
     
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  4. NAmE//pəˈzɪʃnɪŋ//
     
    noun [uncountable]
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: position