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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of putting something in a certain place; Military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon.

Usage examples (24)
  • The emplacement is a small mountain in itself; the men have run out into holes.
  • The numerous white spots all about the emplacement are the craters caused by the bombs which were rained upon it.
  • I would sit where I could keep the emplacement in view.
  • "O.P." -- it had been a Boche trench-mortar emplacement. for more
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