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be better placed

To be in a better position or situation to do or have something. Now that this store has moved to such a busy street, it's better placed to do a lot of business. Do you think that a friend of the dean is better placed to get a job at the school than a regular applicant?
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be well, ideally, better, etc. placed for something/to do something


1 be in a good, ideal, etc. position or have a good, ideal, etc. opportunity to do something: Engineering graduates are well placed for a wide range of jobs.The company is now better placed to take advantage of the new legislation.
2 be situated in a pleasant or convenient place: The hotel is ideally placed for restaurants, bars and clubs.
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All this means I am better placed to find the right person for the right job.
In addressing these two questions I, as a member of an international research community, am better placed to find ways to reduce the impact of arthritis upon the health and wellbeing of patients, their families and carers.
I learned lot about myself and the players as a group and so I am better placed to help us move forward.
There are a lot of women and girls who prefer a female coach and with Parklands being so close to the centre of Newcastle, I am better placed than most to find that out.
I am hoping to get a job in security at the end of the course and think I am better placed to do it now.
I am that bit older, wiser and more experienced now - and I reckon I am better placed to take on the job.
I am that bit older, wiser and more experienced now - and I recon I am better placed to take on the job.
I suppose I am better placed than anyone to provide a list of things you don't know about Craig Brown.