# position paper

## Definitions

• WordNet 3.6
• n position paper a memorandum summarizing the items of an agreement (used especially in diplomatic communications)
• n position paper a report that explains or justifies or recommends some particular policy
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## Usage

### In literature:

Since the papers had boomed her, her position in the company had changed.
"The Cricket" by Marjorie Cooke
I do not think any reader of these papers will envy me the position I was in at that time.
"How Private George W. Peck Put Down The Rebellion or, The Funny Experiences of a Raw Recruit - 1887" by George W. Peck
Just after I had sent off my last letter to you I met with something in a morning paper which will throw light on my position.
"The Jessica Letters: An Editor's Romance" by Paul Elmer More
You will find that the position of the paper on the background has changed.
"The Story of the Heavens" by Robert Stawell Ball
Is there any certain way of telling the right side of Canson paper, negative and positive?
"Notes and Queries, Number 227, March 4, 1854" by Various
We have long wanted a good editor for our Academy paper and the position is yours.
"The Hilltop Boys" by Cyril Burleigh
Fire, however, destroyed this paper and we have no positive data concerning it.
"Paul and the Printing Press" by Sara Ware Bassett
I held my paper in such position as to conceal my face while I watched his movements.
"Hushed Up" by William Le Queux
A very superior Positive Paper.
"Notes and Queries, Number 194, July 16, 1853" by Various
A very superior Positive Paper.
"Notes and Queries, Number 195, July 23, 1853" by Various
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### In news:

At the time, Steiger was the managing editor of The Wall Street Journal, the paper's top editorial position, a job he'd held for 15 years.
The Vaultz® CD File Folders are paper-based and have assorted position tabs, just like standard file folders.only smaller.
A NASDPTS position paper explains that flammability standards being proposed in lobbying efforts aren't suited for pupil transportation.
As the senator himself might ask: My friends, do you really need a position paper to understand why this is an unfortunate situation.
APNA Position Paper (White Paper) Process and Guidelines.
Anoto's technology registers the position and movement of the pen on customized digital paper.
I highly recommend you plot your position on a paper chart, especially when your electronics are working.
Last week, the nonprofit issued a position paper calling on state officials to streamline building permits and appeals processes to boost the region's ability to compete for jobs.
How refreshing to read some positive comments in the paper that urge us to think of others more than ourselves for a change.
Slavish fidelity to campaign position papers and official statements short-changes voters.
The paper puts a positive spin on another poor quarter.
Conducted research and written a position paper that explains how these lessons should apply to current US foreign policy in places like Iraq and Afghanistan.
In a statement e-mailed to NBC News late Wednesday, Parrish said the paper was cutting its workforce by 17 positions.
The position papers of the participating organizations.
With guaranteed positioning , you can open the paper and see your ad exactly where you want it to be.
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### In science:

Random shuffle By random shuffle we mean in this paper an arbitrary change in positions of two elements in an array.
Random Shuffling to Reduce Disorder in Adaptive Sorting Scheme
In this paper, we will study such a pair (e, f ) in a (general) Griess algebra with a positive deﬁnite invariant bilinear form h·, ·i.
VOAs generated by two conformal vectors whose $\tau$-involutions generate $S_3$
If {cj } are independent random variables with Var cj > 0 then the covariance matrix of the vector Fn is positive, provided that n ≥ 2m − 1 (see Appendix B at the end of the paper).
Correlations between zeros of a random polynomial
Throughout this paper N (respectively, N+ ) denotes the set of non-negative (respectively, positive) integers.
Quantum loop modules
In this paper the alternative derivation of the positivity bounds on GPDs is considered.
Virtual Compton scattering in the generalized Bjorken region and positivity bounds on generalized parton distributions
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