emplacement emplacement  /ɪm ˈpleɪs mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon
  2. (n) the act of putting something in a certain place

Usage(s):

  1. Another soldier, sitting in his gun emplacement overlooking the site, had watched his comrades cut down, unable to help.
  2. Shortly after Amri's ouster, a mysterious bazooka emplacement shelled Sallal's palace in San'a.
  3. Peering through binoculars, he soon spotted, clear as neon, the important details of a neatly concealed Jordanian gun emplacement a mile away.
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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /