положение

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Etymology[edit]

From the vb. положить (položitʹ, to put, to lay)

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Noun[edit]

положе́ние (položénijen inan (genitive положе́ния, nominative plural положе́ния, genitive plural положе́ний)

  1. position, location
  2. situation
    патовое положениеpatovoje položenije(chess) stalemate (lit. 'pathological situation')
  3. state, condition
    в интере́сном положе́нииv interésnom položéniipregnant (euphemism)
  4. standing
  5. thesis
  6. (plural) regulations

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