Part of speech:
To place in or on a given spot or spots; locate
To place in a given context, category, or set of circumstances:
(Theater) To place (a scene) in a given locale
To arrange for the publication or display of:
To establish in a certain place
To place in an office, rank, etc., with formality or ceremony
To place; put; set
To place (a model, for example) in a specific position.
To cause to be in a certain position or place; place; set
To assign to or place in a station; post
Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)
To cause to occupy a post, site, or situation; to station; to establish; to fix; to settle.
To place in a certain arrangement or condition:
To assign to a station; to set; to place.
To show the presence and location of (game) by standing still and facing toward it
A taxonomic category of organisms ranking above an order and below a phylum or division. In modern taxonomic schemes, the names of classes end in –phyceae for the various groups of algae, –mycetes for fungi, and –opsida for plants (as in Liliopsida, the class of plants also termed monocotyledons). The names of classes belonging to phyla of the animal kingdom, however, are formed in various ways, as Osteichthyes the bony fishes, Aves, the birds, and Mammalia, the mammals, all of which are classes belonging to the subphylum Vertebrata (the vertebrates) in the phylum Chordata.
(Often in the passive) To place (something) at an angle.
A distinct aspect:
Field of vision:
A long, rectangular or cylindrical unfinished bar of iron or steel, usually smaller than c. 232 sq cm (c. 36 sq in) in cross section
A place to sleep or stay; accommodations:
Position relative to that of others; standing:
The place or location of a thing or event.
A particular neighborhood, place, or district:
Any region; part of a country, city, etc.
The physical features, esp. the surface features, of a region, area, or place
Graphic representation of the surface features of a place or region on a map, indicating their relative positions and elevations.
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(Nautical) A long light ship's boat, usually reserved for use by the ship's captain.
An assigned place in a sequence or schedule:
(Slang) Cosmetic surgery performed on a (specified) body part
The place, position, or function properly or customarily occupied by another.
Characteristic appearance, form, or manner of growth, especially of a plant or crystal:
A condition of being in a stage or form, as of structure, growth, or development:
Judgment, opinion, or view.
Position or status with regard to conditions and circumstances:
A view or vista.
Doctrine and Covenants 25: 5 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah 1981
The attitude or position of a standing person or animal, especially the position assumed by an athlete preparatory to action.
A position of the body or manner of carrying oneself:
The definition of a location is the place where something is or where something is occurring.
Location or arrangement
A place to stand; standing room
A secure place for the feet; a foothold.
A place fitted or chosen for any certain permanent use or occupation; as, a site for a church.
(Biol.) The position or change of position of an organism or part under a stimulus such as gravity or light
(Archit.) The part of a lintel or beam that rests on supports
The act of setting.
A division of a play, usually part of an act, in which conventionally the action is continuous and in a single place
Any considerable and connected part of a space or surface; specifically, a tract of land or sea of considerable but indefinite extent; a country; a district; in a broad sense, a place without special reference to location or extent but viewed as an entity for geographical, social or cultural reasons.
All of the biotic and abiotic factors that act on an organism, population, or ecological community and influence its survival and development. Biotic factors include the organisms themselves, their food, and their interactions. Abiotic factors include such items as sunlight, soil, air, water, climate, and pollution. Organisms respond to changes in their environment by evolutionary adaptations in form and behavior.
An arrangement to do something or meet someone at a particular time and place.
The definition of form is the shape of a person, animal or thing or a piece of paperwork that needs to be filled out.
A studied or artificial manner or attitude, often assumed in an attempt to impress or deceive others.
The definition of a belief is an opinion or something that a person holds to be true.
A thought, view, or attitude, especially one based mainly on emotion instead of reason:
A strongly held opinion; a conviction:
The definition of an opinion is a belief, impression, judgment or prevailing view held by a person.
A belief; opinion; view
An opinion or belief
An opinion or sentiment
A firm belief or opinion.
A point of view; an attitude:
To wander from or become ignorant of:
To displace is defined as to force something to move, to move from a usual place, or to replace.
The trade winds.
The extent of a surface or plane figure as measured in square units.
An opinion or estimate
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