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placement

(plās′mĭnt)
1. The positioning or implantation of a object, such as a catheter or stent, within or near a body part.
2. The assignment of a patient to a particular care facility, treatment program, or level of care.
3. The assignment of a student in a health profession to a specialized learning environment, such as a clinic, hospital, or ward, where he or she performs professional activities under supervision.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

place·ment

(plāsmĕnt)
In dentistry, typically used to denote the insertion of a prosthesis.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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A further benefit of the hospital placement is the opportunity that it offers to get to know the staff at the eye clinic.
The objective of the Placement Officer is to ensure a proposed assignment represents the best possible match between an officer's needs and the current needs of the Navy.
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