Meaning of emplacement


Pronunciation: (em-plās'munt), [key]
— n.
  1. the space, platform, or the like, for a gun or battery and its accessories.
  2. a putting in place or position; location: the emplacement of a wall.
    1. the intrusion of igneous rocks into a particular position.
    2. the development of an ore deposit in a particular place.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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