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- situation (n.)
- early 15c., "place, position, or location," from Middle French situation or directly from Medieval Latin situationem (nominative situatio) "a position, situation," noun of action from past participle stem of situare "to place, locate" (see situate). Meaning "state of affairs" is from 1710; meaning "employment post" is from 1803.
- 1. The Politburo has been meeting in Peking to discuss the situation.
- 2. Officials hoped admitting fewer foreigners would calm the situation.
- 3. We sat in Lily's sunroom while I sketched in the situation.
- 4. He is the one man who could retrieve that situation.
- 5. The Turkish situation makes the lead in tomorrow's Guardian.
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