- the act of emplacing; placement
- the position in which something is placed; specif., the prepared position from which a heavy gun or guns are fired
Origin of emplacementFrench from emplacer, to put in position: see en- and place
- A prepared position, such as a mounting or silo, for a military weapon.
- The act of putting into a certain position; placement.
- Position; location.
Origin of emplacementFrench from obsolete emplacer to place in position en- in ; see en- 1. Old French place open space ; see place .