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.
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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