Definition of Location

1. Noun. A point or extent in space.




2. Noun. The act of putting something in a certain place.

3. Noun. A determination of the place where something is. "He got a good fix on the target"
Exact synonyms: Fix, Localisation, Localization, Locating
Generic synonyms: Determination, Finding
Specialized synonyms: Echo Sounding, Echolocation
Derivative terms: Localise, Localise, Localize, Localize, Locate, Locate

4. Noun. A workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made. "They shot the film on location in Nevada"
Generic synonyms: Work, Workplace
Antonyms: Studio

Definition of Location

1. n. The act or process of locating.

Definition of Location

1. Noun. A particular point or place in physical space. ¹

2. Noun. An act of locating. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Location

1. the place where something is at a given moment [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Location

localness
localnesses
locals
localvore
localvores
locant
locants
locao
locatable
locate
located
locater
locaters
locates
locating
location (current term)
location, location, location
location arithmetic
location directories and signs
locational
locationality
locationally
locations
locative
locative case
locative cases
locative role
locatively
locatives
locator

Literary usage of Location

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1919)
"The next corner called for on top of Bond ridge is likewise not in dispute, and it is the location of the line extending from this corner, being the next ..."

2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1904)
"A location is the act of appropriating such parcel, according to certain established ... Returning now to the matter of location, the Colorado statutes in ..."

3. Bulletin (1906)
"location OF ROADS. There are several things which must be considered in the ... In a flat prairie country the beet location is a straight line between the ..."

4. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1908)
"Uhlig must be considered as narrowed, so as to apply only to a case where the second location did not embrace the discovery point of the first, ..."

5. Annual Report by Maine Board of Railroad Commissioners (1879)
"Report and Decision of Board of Railroad Commissioners on Petition of the Boston & Quebec Air Line Railroad for Approval of location. ..."

6. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"After certain general features of location have been determined by commercial and broad topographical considerations, the detailed location of a canal is ..."

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