Pronunciation: (rē"pu-zish'un, rep"u-),[key] —n. 1. the act of depositing or storing.
2. replacement, as of a bone.
Pronunciation: (rē"pu-zish'un),[key] —v.t. 1. to put in a new or different position; shift: to reposition the artwork on the advertising layout. 2. 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. 3. Med.,Surg.to place (an organ or bone) in its original position.