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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. position: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. position, position: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. position: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. position: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. position: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. position: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. position: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  8. position: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  9. position: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  10. position: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. position (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  12. position: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. position: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  14. position: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  15. Position (disambiguation), Position (finance), Position (geometry), Position (ice hockey), Position (mathematics), Position (music), Position (obstetrics), Position (poker), Position (quantum mechanics), Position (team sports), Position (vector), Position, The Position: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Position: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. position: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. position: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. position, position (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. position: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. POSITION: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  22. position: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. position: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. position: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. position: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. position: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. position: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  28. Position, position: Wordnik [home, info]
  29. position: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  30. position, position: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Position: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  2. position: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  3. Position: Encyclopedia of Organ Stops [home, info]
  4. Position: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  5. position: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (14 matching dictionaries)
  1. Position: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. position: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. position: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  4. Position: bizterms.net [home, info]
  5. Position: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  6. Position: Harvey Financial [home, info]
  7. Position: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  8. Position: Investopedia [home, info]
  9. Position: Dictionary of Management Jargon [home, info]
  10. position: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  11. Position: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  12. Position: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  13. position: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  14. Position: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Position (CSS attribute), position: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. position: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. -position, position: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. POSITION: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. position: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. position: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Position: Dan's Poker [home, info]
  2. Position: Backgammon [home, info]
  3. Position: Texas Hold'em Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Position: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Position: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. position: Printed Circuit Design and Manufacturing Glossary [home, info]
  3. position: Chapters in the Sky [home, info]
  4. Position: Dictionary for Avionics [home, info]
  5. position: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  6. Position: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (position)

noun:  the act of positing; an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom
noun:  a job in an organization
noun:  (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player ("What position does he play?")
noun:  the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated ("The position of the hands on the clock")
noun:  position or arrangement of the body and its limbs
noun:  a rationalized mental attitude
noun:  a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
noun:  the particular portion of space occupied by a physical object
noun:  the appropriate or customary location ("The cars were in position")
noun:  the function or position properly or customarily occupied or served by another
noun:  an item on a list or in a sequence ("Moved from third to fifth position")
noun:  an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute
noun:  a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
noun:  a condition or position in which you find yourself ("The unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils")
noun:  the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society ("Atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life")
noun:  the act of putting something in a certain place or location
verb:  cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
verb:  put into a certain place or abstract location

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Phrases that include position:   missionary position, fetal position, fowler's position, fowlers position, plan position indicator, more...

Words similar to position:   lieu, slot, attitude, berth, emplacement, lay, locating, location, office, perspective, place, placement, pose, positioned, positioning, post, posture, put, set, side, more...

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