Definition of location
1a : a position or site occupied or available for occupancy or marked by some distinguishing feature : situation Much of the charm of the house is in its location.b (1) : a tract of land designated for a purpose the location for a mining claim (2) Australia : farm, stationc : a place outside a motion-picture studio where a picture or part of it is filmed —usually used in the phrase on location Parts of the movie were filmed on location in the desert.
2 : the act or process of locating Fog made the location of the harbor difficult.
3 : the placement of baseball pitches in a particular area of the strike zone; also : the ability to control the placement of pitches
locationalplay \lō-ˈkā-shnəl, -shə-nəl\ adjective
Examples of location in a Sentence
This is a lovely location for a house.
The store has a new location.
The company is moving its factory to a different location.
Radar established the precise location of the aircraft.
All of his movies feature lavish sets and exotic locations.
The picture was filmed on location in the desert.
Fog made location of the harbor difficult.
Recent Examples of location from the Web
Merges opened the flagship Yusho location in the borderlands of Logan Square and Avondale as his first restaurant, after serving as Charlie Trotter’s executive chef for 14 years.
Concrete pads have been poured in four locations — the Aberdeen train station, on Route 40 in front of Walmart, at the Boys & Girls Club on East Bel Air Avenue and at the Affinity Old Post Apartments.
The deaths and the charges were highly publicized, especially in West Virginia, the trial’s location.
Tickets start at $12.50 for general admission, $22 for reserved seating and $32 for Premium Seating at each location.
McKamey told The San Diego Union-Tribune in June that he had moved out of his home in San Diego and was taking the terror attraction to new locations near Huntsville, Alabama, and Nashville, Tennessee.
Gillen acknowledges that sometimes his co-stars moan publicly about the cold, the food, or the heat of the various Thrones locations.
The location of April’s latest venture – White Gold Butchers – this historic neighborhood boasts some of the chef’s most recent NYC finds.
Leeth said Manvee would supply about 20 Dunkin' Donuts locations at first, with hopes of ramping the number up to 40 to 50 restaurants.
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First Known Use of location
LOCATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of location for English Language Learners
: a place or position
: a place outside a studio where a movie is filmed
: the act of finding where something or someone is : the act of locating something or someone
LOCATION Defined for Kids
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