What does placement mean?

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ˈpleɪs məntplace·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. placement, arrangement(noun)

    the spatial property of the way in which something is placed

    "the arrangement of the furniture"; "the placement of the chairs"

  2. placement(noun)

    contact established between applicants and prospective employees

    "the agency provided placement services"

  3. placement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacement(noun)

    the act of putting something in a certain place

Wiktionary

  1. placement(Noun)

    The act of placing or putting in place; the act of locating or positioning; the state of being placed.

  2. placement(Noun)

    A location or position.

  3. placement(Noun)

    The act of matching a person with a job

Webster Dictionary

  1. Placement(noun)

    the act of placing, or the state of being placed

    Etymology: [Cf. F. placement.]

  2. Placement(noun)

    position; place

    Etymology: [Cf. F. placement.]

Freebase

  1. Placement

    Placement is an essential step in electronic design automation - the portion of the physical design flow that assigns exact locations for various circuit components within the chip’s core area. An inferior placement assignment will not only affect the chip's performance but might also make it nonmanufacturable by producing excessive wirelength, which is beyond available routing resources. Consequently, a placer must perform the assignment while optimizing a number of objectives to ensure that a circuit meets its performance demands. Typical placement objectives include ⁕Total wirelength: Minimizing the total wirelength, or the sum of the length of all the wires in the design, is the primary objective of most existing placers. This not only helps minimize chip size, and hence cost, but also minimizes power and delay, which are proportional to the wirelength ⁕Timing: The clock cycle of a chip is determined by the delay of its longest path, usually referred to as the critical path. Given a performance specification, a placer must ensure that no path exists with delay exceeding the maximum specified delay.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'placement' in Nouns Frequency: #2816

How to pronounce placement?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of placement in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of placement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of placement in a Sentence

  1. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    We had legislation that would have been effective,” Nicholas Alahverdian said. “Every child would be ensured an in-state placement, a copy of an enhanced children’s bill of rights, and contact with family, clergy, or lawyers during business hours. These solutions were shot down by Speaker Mattiello and Governor Raimondo.”

  2. Bill Cobey:

    We're not ready to do anything, i want what's best for the children and students of North Carolina, and I certainly don't want them to lose any opportunity to take Advanced Placement history.

  3. Jake Steinerman:

    Because of its placement on your head, close to your eyes, it can deliver information that traditional smartphones would never be able to produce, the ability to have a microphone close to your mouth, always listening and waiting to deliver information to you, I have found to be extremely valuable.

  4. Jaclyn Bealer:

    They have to do their AP (advanced placement) work, they have to be in honors classes, and it's not just enough to be in them, but they have to excel, they're just putting so much pressure on themselves to get the absolute best grade possible, and anything under a 90% is failure.

  5. John Miller:

    Because of the timing and the placement and items we're carrying this right now as a hoax device, that's the investigative category.

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