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place
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 17
1. The position of first, second, or third at the finish, esp. the second position. In betting, to win a bet on a horse for place it must, in the United States, finish first or second, in England, usually, first, second, or third.
2. Any portion of space regarded as measured off or distinct from all other space, or appropriated to some definite object or use; position; ground; site; spot; rarely, unbounded space.
3. A broad way in a city; an open space; an area; a court or short part of a street open only at one end.
4. A position which is occupied and held; a dwelling; a mansion; a village, town, or city; a fortified town or post; a stronghold; a region or country.
5. Rank; degree; grade; order of priority, advancement, dignity, or importance; especially, social rank or position; condition; also, official station; occupation; calling.
7. A definite position or passage of a document.
8. Ordinal relation; position in the order of proceeding; as, he said in the first place.
9. To assign a place to; to put in a particular spot or place, or in a certain relative position; to direct to a particular place; to fix; to settle; to locate; as, to place a book on a shelf; to place balls in tennis.
10. To put or set in a particular rank, office, or position; to surround with particular circumstances or relations in life; to appoint to certain station or condition of life; as, in whatever sphere one is placed.
11. To put out at interest; to invest; to loan; as, to place money in a bank.
12. To set; to fix; to repose; as, to place confidence in a friend.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To place- kick ( a goal).
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