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place someone

to recall someone's name; to recall the details about a person that would help you identify the person. I am sorry, I can't seem to place you. Could you tell me your name again? I can't place her. Did I meet her once before?
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In the Florida Region, among the top 25 commercial associates, Ivan Gould placed #20.
Oklahoma City, was placed under state supervision by the Oklahoma Department of Insurance, effective March 31.
Carpeted covers are placed over the rear wheelwells, and the front carpeting is installed.
Class M-8 rated 'BBB-' is placed on Rating Watch Negative;
197 intangibles placed in Class IV except goodwill and going concern value, which are placed in Class V);
The FSR of A (Excellent) and the ICR of "a+" have been placed under review with negative implications.
The competition was for teams who have placed in the top 10 in their states but never gotten to the No.
Each ad comments on the surroundings in which it is placed.
He also placed third in the Chrysler Design Your Dream Vehicle competition.
Below are the names of San Fernando Valley students who placed first, second and third in the competition, which featured 15 categories ranging from physics and astronomy to microbiology and environmental science.
Class A-5 notes are rated 'AAA' and are placed on Rating Watch