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Definitions of position:

part of speech: noun

1. Attitude, posture; see Bozeman, Edebohls, Elliot- Fowler, Pean, Rose, Simon, Sims, Trendelenburg, Walcher. 2. The place occupied 3. Specifically, in obstetrics, the relation of the presenting part of the fetus to the maternal structures; see cuts under presentation.

Usage examples for position:

  • You are fit for any position "Lady Anna", Anthony Trollope
  • That was all he was in a position to do, or interested in doing, himself. "Legacy", James H Schmitz
  • But men in my position do marry, sir. "The Eustace Diamonds", Anthony Trollope

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