emplacement vs placement what difference

what is difference between emplacement and placement

English

Etymology

From French emplacement, from en- + placement

Noun

emplacement (plural emplacements)

  1. An installation that houses a military weapon.
  2. A place where a thing is located; the act of placing something somewhere.
  3. (geology) The inclusion of igneous rock in older rocks, or the development or localization of an ore body in older rocks. The latter is referred to as ore deposition.

Translations


French

Etymology

en- +‎ placer +‎ -ment

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɑ̃.plas.mɑ̃/

Noun

emplacement m (plural emplacements)

  1. site, location

Further reading

  • “emplacement” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).


English

Etymology

From place +‎ -ment

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpleɪsmənt/
  • Rhymes: -eɪsmənt

Noun

placement (countable and uncountable, plural placements)

  1. The act of placing or putting in place; the act of locating or positioning; the state of being placed.
  2. A location or position.
    It seems to me that the placement of that poster could be better.
  3. The act of matching a person with a job
    The agency does not guarantee placement, but they work on commission.
  4. (Britain) A temporary posting of a person to a particular workplace to enable them to gain work experience.

Derived terms

  • job placement
  • product placement

Translations


French

Etymology

From placer +‎ -ment.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /plas.mɑ̃/

Noun

placement m (plural placements)

  1. placement

Derived terms

Related terms

Descendants

  • Serbo-Croatian: plasman
  • Turkish: plasman

Further reading

  • “placement” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Paronyms


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