Meaning of LOCATION in English

LOCATION

transcription, транскрипция: [ loʊkeɪʃ(ə)n ]

( locations)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

A location is the place where something happens or is situated.

The first thing he looked at was his office’s location...

Macau’s newest small luxury hotel has a beautiful location.

= setting

N-COUNT : usu with supp

2.

The location of someone or something is their exact position.

She knew the exact location of The Eagle’s headquarters.

= position

N-COUNT : with poss

3.

A location is a place away from a studio where a film or part of a film is made.

...an art movie with dozens of exotic locations...

We’re shooting on location.

N-VAR : oft on N

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