verb (used with object)
to put in a new or different position; shift:
to reposition the artwork on the advertising layout.
to change the image, marketing strategy, etc., of (a product) so as to appeal to a wider or different audience or market:
to reposition a diet drink to appeal to teenagers.
Medicine/Medical, Surgery. to place (an organ or bone) in its original position.
the act or process of depositing or storing
(surgery) the return of a broken or displaced organ, or part to its normal site
(archaic) the reinstatement of a person in a post or office
to place in a new position
to target (a product or brand) at a new market by changing its image
repositioning re·po·si·tion·ing (rē’pə-zĭsh’ə-nĭng)
repositor re·pos·i·tor (rĭ-pŏz’ĭ-tər) n. An instrument used to reposition a displaced organ.
[ri-poz-i-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-] /rɪˌpɒz ɪˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-/ noun, plural repositoria [ri-poz-i-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /rɪˌpɒz ɪˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/ (Show IPA) 1. a place for the storage of valuables, as in an ancient Roman temple or a church.
noun, plural repositories. 1. a receptacle or place where things are deposited, stored, or offered for sale: a repository for discarded clothing. 2. an abundant source or supply; storehouse: a repository of information. 3. a burial place; sepulcher. 4. a person to whom something is entrusted or confided. 5. Chiefly British. warehouse. noun (pl) -ries […]
verb (used with object) 1. to possess again; regain possession of, especially for nonpayment of money due. 2. to put again in possession of something: to repossess the Bourbons of their throne. verb (transitive) 1. to take back possession of (property), esp for nonpayment of money due under a hire-purchase agreement 2. to restore ownership […]