What does location mean?

Definitions for location
loʊˈkeɪ ʃənlo·ca·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word location.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. location(noun)

    a point or extent in space

  2. placement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacement(noun)

    the act of putting something in a certain place

  3. localization, localisation, location, locating, fix(noun)

    a determination of the place where something is

    "he got a good fix on the target"

  4. location(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"

Wiktionary

  1. location(Noun)

    A particular point or place in physical space.

  2. location(Noun)

    An act of locating.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Location(noun)

    the act or process of locating

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

  2. Location(noun)

    situation; place; locality

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

  3. Location(noun)

    that which is located; a tract of land designated in place

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

  4. Location(noun)

    a leasing on rent

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

  5. Location(noun)

    a contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

  6. Location(noun)

    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

    Etymology: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]

Freebase

  1. Location

    The terms location and place in geography are used to notice and or identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere. The term 'location' generally implies a higher degree of certainty than "place" which often has an ambiguous boundary relying more on human/social attributes of place identity and sense of place than on geometry.

CrunchBase

  1. Location

    NeighborhooodScout® is owned and operated by Location Inc®, a Rhode Island-based company borne of university research, specializing in nationwide relocation software, retail site selection, and real estate investment advising. Location Inc developed NeighborhoodScout by coupling new technologies with PhD-level geographic expertise to serve the location selection needs of employees, families, and businesses. NeighborhoodScout is set to change the way consumers select residential real estate and make relocation decisions.

Editors Contribution

  1. location

    A geographical area.

    The geographical element of the map was easy to understand.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 5, 2020  
  2. location

    A place of existence.

    We knew the location of our aunt as we were visiting her for the first time.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'location' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2600

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'location' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2453

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'location' in Nouns Frequency: #849

How to pronounce location?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say location in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of location in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of location in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of location in a Sentence

  1. Maamoun Abdulkarim:

    We are waiting for details on the truth of what occurred, the exact location inside the temple, and the size of the destruction.

  2. Scott Nelson:

    Companies are going to reevaluate everything from the size of their locations to the concentration of their locations to the actual location of markets they're in, it will be a tenant market.

  3. Deep Thoughts:

    Death is blood-curdling feeling of leaving every person, emotion and everything known since birth for an unknown journey to an undisclosed location.

  4. Albert Morales:

    When officers arrived on scene, they were met with gunfire, at this time, officers have the location surrounded in all directions as they attempt to locate the suspect.

  5. Tanah Clunies-Ross:

    One thing we learned is having all our important documents and photos on hard drives. They happened to be all in one location, that's what saved that stuff.

Images & Illustrations of location

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