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Definition 1: a point or extent in space - [noun denoting tops]

(location is a kind of ...) a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow

"it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the southern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the southwestern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the western part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the northwestern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) the abode of mortals (as contrasted with Heaven or Hell)

"it was hell on earth"

(... is a kind of location ) a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent

(... is a kind of location ) the precise location of something; a spatially limited location

"she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"

(... is a kind of location ) the extended spatial location of something

"the farming regions of France" "religions in all parts of the world" "regions of outer space"

(... is a kind of location ) a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth

"penguins inhabit the polar regions"

(... is a kind of location ) the general location where something is

"I questioned him about his whereabouts on the night of the crime"

(... is a kind of location ) any location known for vice and corruption

(... is a kind of location ) the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks

"we got through the pass before it started to snow"

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the southeastern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the eastern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) the present location; this place

"where do we go from here?"

(... is a kind of location ) a location other than here; that place

"you can take it from there"

(... is a kind of location ) an indefinite or unknown location

"they moved to somewhere in Spain"

(... is a kind of location ) the ability (said of certain Roman Catholic saints) to exist simultaneously in two locations

(... is a kind of location ) the location (metaphorically speaking) where something is based

"the brain is said to be the seat of reason"

(... is a kind of location ) the country or state or city where you live

"Canadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home" "his home is New Jersey"

(... is a kind of location ) the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end

(... is a kind of location ) any location outside the Earth's atmosphere

"the astronauts walked in outer space without a tether" "the first major milestone in space exploration was in 1957, when the USSR's Sputnik 1 orbited the Earth"

(... is a kind of location ) a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the northern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) a location in the northeastern part of a country, region, or city

(... is a kind of location ) an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)

"the architect left space in front of the building" "they stopped at an open space in the jungle" "the space between his teeth"

(... is part of location) the unlimited expanse in which everything is located

"they tested his ability to locate objects in space" "the boundless regions of the infinite"

Definition 2: a determination of the place where something is - [noun denoting act]

Samples where location or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he got a good fix on the target

Synonyms for location in the sense of this definition

(location is a kind of ...) the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

"the determination of molecular structures"

(... is a kind of location ) determining the location of something by measuring the time it takes for an echo to return from it

Definition 3: the act of putting something in a certain place - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for location in the sense of this definition

(location is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of location ) the placement of the fingers for playing different notes (or sequences of notes) on a musical instrument

(... is a kind of location ) the placement of one thing on top of another

(... is a kind of location ) the act of putting something in position

"he gave a final set to his hat"

(... is a kind of location ) the act of placing in a new position

(... is a kind of location ) the act of planting or setting in the ground

(... is a kind of location ) the act of fixing firmly in place

"he ordered the planting of policemen outside every doorway"

(... is a kind of location ) the act of orienting

(... is a kind of location ) the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others

(... is a kind of location ) the act of positioning close together (or side by side)

"it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"

(... is a kind of location ) the placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination

(... is a kind of location ) (geometry) the placement of one object ideally in the position of another one in order to show that the two coincide

Definition 4: a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where location or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they shot the film on location in Nevada

(location is a kind of ...) a place where work is done

"he arrived at work early today"

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