Definition of Location in English :

Define Location in English

Location meaning in English

Meaning of Location in English

Pronunciation of Location in English

Location pronunciation in English

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1. location

a point or extent in space

2. emplacement, locating, location, placement, position, positioning

the act of putting something in a certain place

3. fix, localisation, localization, locating, location

a determination of the place where something is

Example Sentences:
'he got a good fix on the target'

4. location

a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made

Example Sentences:
'they shot the film on location in Nevada'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of location
a site or position; situation
the act or process of locating or the state of being located
a place outside a studio where filming is done
shot on location
4. (in South Africa)
a Black African or Coloured township, usually located near a small town
See also township (sense 4)
(formerly) an African tribal reserve
5. computing
a position in a memory capable of holding a unit of information, such as a word, and identified by its address
6. Roman law, Scots law
the letting out on hire of a chattel or of personal services

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see synonyms of location
a locating or being located
position in space; place where a factory, house, etc. is or is to be; situation
an area marked off or designated for a specific purpose
4.  US, Cinema
an outdoor set or setting, away from the studio, where scenes are photographed
chiefly in on location

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of location
1. The act or process of locating: Location of the lost hikers took two days.
2. A place where something is or could be located; a site.
3. A site away from a studio at which part or all of a movie is shot: filming a Western on location in the Mexican desert.
4. A tract of land that has been surveyed and marked off.

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