Translation of placement in Spanish:

placement

Pronunciation: /ˈpleɪsmənt/

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (in employment) colocación (feminine) the course included a year's placement with a company el curso incluía un año de prácticas en una empresa
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    • It was amazing, she was immediately given a long-term temporary placement and has since had many others and is still working, even though she is now 69.
    • There is growing speculation that he will join a prestigious Scottish firm when he takes up a work experience placement in the City of London later this year.
    • One of the other days would be spent doing off-site vocational courses and the other would be spent on a work experience placement.
    1.2 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (positioning) colocación (f), ubicación (f) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) (before noun/delante del nombre) placement test (American English/inglés norteamericano) test (masculine) de aptitud (para determinar qué curso se ha de seguir)
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    • Some students chose to continue with their placement despite the fact that CECS cancelled the credit for it.
    • But proper placement of such tracks is also important to him.
    • In that letter he stated the restrictions, ‘To facilitate proper work placement of this employee’.
    1.3 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (in tennis) tiro (masculine) 1.4 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable [Finance/Finanzas] colocación (feminine)

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