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Definition of Location

Babylon English

place; position; situation; site; spot; locality; site where movie is filmed; dwelling place
Location Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
locus
Location Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc.
  
(n.)
The act or process of locating.
  
(n.)
That which is located; a tract of land designated in place.
  
(n.)
Situation; place; locality.
  
(n.)
A leasing on rent.
  
(n.)
A contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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location
\lo*ca"tion\ (?), n. [l. locatio, fr. locare.]
1. the act or process of locating.
2. situation; place; locality.
3. that which is located; a tract of land designated in place. [u.s.]
4. (law) (a) (civil law) a leasing on rent. (b) (scots law) a contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire. (c) (amer. law) the marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc. bouvier.
location
n
1. a point or extent in space
2. the act of putting something in a certain place or location [syn: placement, locating, position, positioning, emplacement]


3. a determination of the location of something; "he got a good fix on the target" [syn: localization, localisation, locating, fix]




  similar words(4) 



 in that location 
 memory location 
 change of location 
 virtual device location 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
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JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Argyflead = n. location
Llead = n. a placing; location; a lecturing, a reading
Manawd = n. a making a space, a location
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a point or extent in space
(hypernym) entity
(hyponym) here
(part-holonym) space
(derivation) situate, locate
2. the act of putting something in a certain place or location
(synonym) placement, locating, position, positioning, emplacement
(hypernym) activity
(hyponym) stratification
(derivation) locate, place, site
3. a determination of the location of something; "he got a good fix on the target"
(synonym) localization, localisation, locating, fix
(hypernym) determination, finding
(hyponym) echolocation, echo sounding
(derivation) situate, locate
Location Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
BTS Transportation Expressions
A traffic advisory issued by Air Traffic Control (ATC) to advise pilots that targets on the radar scope are too numerous to issue individually. (FAA4)
By the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
Public Service Advertising Glossary
A panel or group of panels at least 25 feet from any other panel, or 50 feet from any painted display facing traffic.

Context: Outdoor Advertising
© 2006 PSA Research Center, brought to you by Goodwill Communications
Glossary of petroleum Industry
The well site the place where a well is to be drilled or has been drilled; a well spacing unit, e.g. "Two locations south of the discovery well..."
Location Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
An Everquest Glossary
/loc,loc,location
(n.) Coordinates showing one's exact location, gained by using the /loc command on the command line.
JDK Doc(JAVA)
- Method in class java.awt.Component 
public Point location ()
Deprecated.  As of JDK version 1.1, replaced by getLocation().
- Method in class java.awt.GridBagLayout 
public Point location (int x, int y)
Determines which cell in the layout grid contains the point specified by (x, y). Each cell is identified by its column index (ranging from 0 to the number of columns minus 1) and its row index (ranging from 0 to the number of rows minus 1). If the (x, y) point lies outside the grid, the following rules are used. The column index is returned as zero if x lies to the left of the layout, and as the number of columns if x lies to the right of the layout. The row index is returned as zero if y lies above the layout, and as the number of rows if y lies below the layout.Parameters: x - the x coordinate of a point. - the coordinate of a point.y - the y coordinate of a point.Returns: an ordered pair of indexes that indicate which cell in the layout grid contains the point (xy).Since: JDK1.1
WebGuest Web Glossary
Internet address  as displayed on your browser . When you type in the URL  of a Web site into the location bar of your browser, your browser will take you to this page.
Location Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Location or locating may refer to:
In geography:
  • Location (geography), one of the five geographic themes; a specific position or point in physical space
  • Absolute location, describing a position on the surface of the Earth
  • Location-allocation, used in geographic information systems (GIS)
  • Location, West Virginia, a community in the United States
  • In South Africa, a non-white township

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Location Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
maritime&shipping&trade
Any named geographical place, recognized by a competent national body, with permanent facilities used for goods movements associated with international trade, and used frequently for these purposes. Geographical place such as a port, an airport, an inland freight terminal, a container freight station, a container yard, a container depot, a terminal or any other place where customs clearance and/or regular receipt or delivery of goods can take place. An area (e.g. in a warehouse) marked off or designated for a specific purpose.
Location Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
English to Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan
shi
English - Klingon
n. Daq
n. DaqDaq
n. DaqvamDaq
n. Daqvetlhvo'
Location Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
A Basic Guide to ASL
The 'P' hands are held side by side before the body, with middle fingertips touching. From this position, the hands separate and outline a circle (or a square), before coming together again closer to the body.
The 'P' hands are held side by side before the body, with middle fingertips touching. From this position, the hands separate and outline a circle (or a square), before coming together again closer to the body.