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deploy

de·ploy

deploy

 
pronunciation:
dih ploI
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: deployed, deploying, deploys
definition: to position in a way so as to be effective.
The general deployed his troops in battle formation.
similar words:
maneuver
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to position people, objects, or the like so as to be effective.
similar words:
maneuver
derivation: deployment (n.)