emplace

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verb em·place \im-ˈplās\

Definition of emplace

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to put into position missiles emplaced around the city

Examples of emplace in a Sentence

  1. the plan is to emplace more guns on the ridge north of the camp

Origin and Etymology of emplace

back-formation from emplacement


First Known Use: circa 1627



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