- to put in place or position: A statue was emplaced in the square.
Origin of emplace
Examples from the Web for emplace
Historical Examples of emplace
The male employs weaving, twisting, and pecking motions of the head to emplace material.
They're going to emplace that gun somewhere up on the hill-side, and pepper our people on their way back.'On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles
Thomas Charles Bridges
It is impossible to mark out the enceinte of the ancient town, or indeed to emplace it with any exactitude.History of Phoenicia
- (tr) to put in place or position
1865, back-formation from emplacement.