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English noun: placement

1. placement (attribute) the spatial property of the way in which something is placed


SamplesThe arrangement of the furniture.
The placement of the chairs.


Synonymsarrangement


Broader (hypernym)position, spatial relation


Narrower (hyponym)alignment, balance, columniation, composing, composition, fenestration, formation, misalignment, proportion, proportionality, ramification, spacing, spatial arrangement, tandem

2. placement (act) contact established between applicants and prospective employees


SamplesThe agency provided placement services.


Broader (hypernym)contact

3. placement (act) the act of putting something in a certain place


Synonymsemplacement, locating, location, position, positioning


Broader (hypernym)activity


Narrower (hyponym)apposition, collocation, fingering, implantation, interposition, intervention, juxtaposition, orientation, planting, repositioning, set, stratification, superposition, superposition









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