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position
British English: /pəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /pəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of position in Italian:

noun

  • 6 (ranking)
    posto (masculine) in classifica
    (in sport, competitive event) can the airline retain its position among the leaders?
    la compagnia aerea potrà mantenere salda la sua posizione tra i leader del settore?
    to be in third position
    essere al terzo posto

transitive verb

  • 2 (situate)
    (flowerbed, house extension)
  • 3 (get correct angle)
    (telescope, lamp, aerial)

reflexive verb

  • to position oneself
    mettersi o sistemarsi

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly