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manner of being situated; location or position with reference to environment:
The situation of the house allowed for a beautiful view.
a place or locality.
condition; case; plight:
He is in a desperate situation.
the state of affairs; combination of circumstances:
The present international situation is dangerous.
a position or post of employment; job.
a state of affairs of special or critical significance in the course of a play, novel, etc.
Sociology. the aggregate of biological, psychological, and sociocultural factors acting on an individual or group to condition behavioral patterns.
physical placement, esp with regard to the surroundings

state of affairs; combination of circumstances
a complex or critical state of affairs in a novel, play, etc

social or financial status, position, or circumstances
a position of employment; post
see: no-win situation


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