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position paper

n.
A detailed policy report that usually explains, justifies, or recommends a particular course of action.

posi′tion pa`per


n.
a formal, usu. detailed report, esp. on a single issue, articulating a position, viewpoint, or proposed policy.
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Noun1.position paper - a report that explains or justifies or recommends some particular policy
report, written report, study - a written document describing the findings of some individual or group; "this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale"
2.position paper - a memorandum summarizing the items of an agreement (used especially in diplomatic communications)position paper - a memorandum summarizing the items of an agreement (used especially in diplomatic communications)
memo, memoranda, memorandum - a written proposal or reminder
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The position paper issued by AACU and endorsed by LUGPA is consistent with recently issued National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines supporting biomarker based testing in prostate cancer.
The atmosphere has soured since Brussels published a position paper which included a plan to restrict access to the single market if the UK fails to comply with the terms of the transition.
Besides, he noted that the anti-dengue program was already being implemented even before the WHO published its position paper last July 2016.
Belmontewas given the floor to expound on his position paper, where he made an impassioned speech that the proceeding is a political one and "not simply administrative or criminal.
A position paper on the fraught issue of the border between the North and the Republic will be published tomorrow, ahead of the third round of Brexit negotiations in Brussels at the end of the month.
A new position statement on substance use by nurses and nursing students emphasizes "alternative-to-discipline" (ATD) approachesincluding specialized treatment and a pathway for return to practice, according to a position paper in the April/June issue of Journal of Addictions Nursing (JAN), the official journal of the International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA).
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, recently published a new position paper about vegetarian diets.
It has also approved position paper of construction of national accountability bureau Punjab complex Lahore of worth cost 642 million.
In a position paper submitted to the DENR on Friday, the Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) said the municipality of Lobo is part of the Batangas coastline and Verde Island Passage, a Tourism Zone and Marine Reserve declared in 1978 through Presidential Proclamation No.
The Chinese foreign ministry was authorized to released a position paper of the government on the matter of jurisdiction in the South China Sea arbitration initiated by the Republic of the Philippines.
current dietary recommendations for protein intake are not optimal for older adults, according to a position paper written by an international team of experts in the April 2014 Clinical Nutrition.
A position paper on Medication Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (MRONJ), released by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, expands the scope of the condition previously referred to as Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (BRONJ) and changes its name to reflect the antiresorptive (denosumab) and antiangiogenic therapies that have recently been associated with the condition.