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Meaning of PLACEMENT

Pronunciation:  'pleysmunt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  contact established between applicants and prospective employees; "the agency provided placement services"
  2. [n]  the act of putting something in a certain place or location
  3. [n]  the spatial property of the way in which something is placed; "the arrangement of the furniture"; "the placement of the chairs"

PLACEMENT is a 9 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: arrangement, emplacement, locating, location, position, positioning
 See Also: activity, alignment, apposition, balance, collocation, columniation, composing, composition, contact, fenestration, fingering, formation, implantation, interposition, juxtaposition, misalignment, orientation, planting, position, proportion, ramification, repositioning, set, spacing, spatial arrangement, spatial relation, stratification, superposition



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Place"ment\, n. [Cf. F. placement.]
1. The act of placing, or the state of being placed.

2. Position; place.

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