favorable position

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Noun1.favorable position - the quality of being at a competitive advantage
advantage, vantage - the quality of having a superior or more favorable position; "the experience gave him the advantage over me"
edge - a slight competitive advantage; "he had an edge on the competition"
inside track - a favorable position in a competition; "the boss's son had the inside track for that job"
upper hand, whip hand - position of advantage and control
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At what precise moment will the moon present herself in the most favorable position to be reached by the projectile?
Regarding question four , "At what precise moment will the moon present herself in the most favorable position, etc.?"
Hilbery now gave all his attention to a piece of coal which had fallen out of the grate, and to selecting a favorable position for it among the lumps that were burning already.
A higher bound than ever raised the wary and furious beast far beyond the reach of the dog, who was making a desperate but fruitless dash at her, from which she alighted in a favorable position, on the back of her aged foe.
Placing it in a favorable position, he joined the females, who now found themselves alone with him for the first time since they had left the friendly ramparts of Fort Edward.
A wild hurry-skurry scene ensued; each party took to the banks, the rocks and trees, to gain favorable positions, and an irregular firing was kept up on either side, without much effect.
However, he continues to believe Applied is well positioned to outperform in 2020, citing its favorable position in TSMC (TSM), which he calls "the leading-edge foundry," as well as an expected recovery in NAND spending and the beginnings of a recovery in display spending.
Both incidents put Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in a more favorable position to win the 2020 presidential election.
With over 6.8 million square-feet of leases expiring over the next three years in the neighboring submarkets, 100 Matawan Road is in a favorable position to lease its vacant space.
The additional excise tax had an immediate impact on the passenger car (PC) and commercial vehicle (CV) segments, but tax exemptions on hybrid and electric vehicles have put AVID in a favorable position.
Some have suggested that Tribune Media could wind up in the more favorable position should its merger with Sinclair be terminated, as it could easily find another suitor.