location

noun
ADJECTIVE
exact, precise, specific

We still do not know the precise location of the crash.

given

The equipment allows sailors to read their geographical coordinates for any given location.

geographic (esp. AmE), geographical (esp. BrE), physical

Fees vary depending on geographic location.

secret, undisclosed, unknown
convenient, ideal, suitable
central
remote
exotic

the exotic locations they filmed in

VERB + LOCATION
show

The map shows the exact location of the mine.

find, identify, pinpoint

He couldn't pinpoint her exact location because of some kind of interference.

choose, select

We selected these two locations because they offer a range of services.

PREPOSITION
at a/the … location

The meeting is taking place at a secret location.

on location

The movie is being made on location in India.


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  • location — [ lɔkasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1219; lat. locatio, de locare « louer » 1 ♦ Action de donner ou de prendre à loyer. ⇒ louage; affermage, amodiation, bail. Donner, prendre en location. ⇒ 2. louer. Location vente : contrat par lequel le locataire, moyennant… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Location — may refer to:* Location (geography), one of the five geographic themes and a specific position or point in physical space. (includes exact and relative.) * Absolute location * Content location in HTTP headers: a Uniform Resource Identifier *… …   Wikipedia

  • location — lo‧ca‧tion [ləʊˈkeɪʆn ǁ loʊ ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] PROPERTY the place where a building is, especially when this affects its value, how much rent can be charged for it etc: • All the stores are in good locations. • There are three… …   Financial and business terms

  • Location — [lə(ʊ)ˈkeɪʃən] ist ein aus dem englischen Sprachgebrauch eingeführter Begriff, welcher in der deutschen Übersetzung synonym für die Lage, den Standort oder die Position verwendet wird. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Etymologie 2 Verwendung 2.1 Lokation …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • location — [lō kā′shən] n. [L locatio] 1. a locating or being located 2. position in space; place where a factory, house, etc. is or is to be; situation 3. an area marked off or designated for a specific purpose ☆ 4. Film an outdoor set or setting, away… …   English World dictionary

  • Location — Lo*ca tion, n. [L. locatio, fr. locare.] 1. The act or process of locating. [1913 Webster] 2. Situation; place; locality. Locke. [1913 Webster] 3. That which is located; a tract of land designated in place. [U.S.] [1913 Webster] 4. (Law) (a)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Location — (v. lat. Locatio), 1) Vermiethung, Verpachtung; daher Locator, Vermiether, d.i. derjenige, welcher einem Anderen seine Dienste gegen einen gewissen Lohn zu leisten verspricht; 2) Vertrag, Contract; 3) Anordnung der Klassengläubiger im Concurs;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • location — I noun area, demesne, district, environment, fixation, locale, locality, locus, neighborhood, place, placement, plot, point, position, post, purlieus, quarter, region, scene, section, site, spot, station, territory, vicinage, vicinity, zone… …   Law dictionary

  • location — (n.) position, place, 1590s, from L. locationem (nom. locatio), noun of action from pp. stem of locare (see LOCATE (Cf. locate)); Hollywood sense of place outside a film studio where a scene is filmed is from 1914 …   Etymology dictionary

  • location — /loˈkeʃʃon, ingl. ləuˈkeɪʃən/ [vc. ingl., propr. «spazio, luogo occupato»] s. f. inv. 1. posizione, collocazione 2. (cine., tv) ambiente, ambientazione …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • location — *place, position, situation, site, spot, station …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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