traveling position

traveling position

[′trav·əl·iŋ pə′zish·ən]
(ordnance)
Position of a weapon when ready for traveling, as opposed to firing position.
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The chief of police was not a traveling position historically,'' said Parks, naming himself and a string of prior chiefs.
With Stanley expected to be out at least a month, Ieremia-Stansbury - who is also playing with a loose shoulder that will require surgery in the offseason - may have come to the end of his traveling position days.