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location

1. a place outside a studio where filming is done
2. Computing a position in a memory capable of holding a unit of information, such as a word, and identified by its address
3. Roman and Scots law the letting out on hire of a chattel or of personal services

Location

 

the determination of the position of an object. A distinction is made among sonar, optical location, and radar, depending on the method used. Many animals have the ability to locate objects.

location

[lō′kā·shən]
(computer science)
Any place in which data may be stored; usually expressed as a number.

location

Location

The identification of one's current physical location on the planet. Turning Location on in a phone or tablet activates the GPS radio in the device. See location app and GPS.
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In the same remarkable way they never forget the location of any place to which they have ever been, and know that of many of which they have only heard from others who have visited them.
The Subway chain is planning to take another bite out of the Big Apple with proposals to open over 50 locations throughout the metropolitan area over the next two years.
A small dry cleaning service would need a location as far as possible from its nearest competitor, while a mid-sized manufacturing firm would want space in an industrial park, where lease rates would be lower than retail or commercial locations.
This sixteen-hour, action-packed course presents the National Safety Council's curriculum and shapes general nursing skills to respond to the needs of camps in remote locations.
If a taxpayer has one or more regular work locations away from his residence, he may deduct daily transportation expenses incurred on trips between his residence and a temporary work location in the same trade or business, regardless of the distance.
Luckily for Stimac, those magnificent locations were a perfect stand-in for the Italian Alps director Vincent Ward needed for ``What Dreams May Come.
Today, mobile application innovator WHDC LLC launched a free service designed to enable cell phone users to easily find nearby biodiesel fueling locations.
This sixteen-hour, action-packed course presents the National Safety Councils curriculum and shapes general nursing skills to respond to the needs of camps in remote locations.
99-7 provided an exception to the general rule when the employee had one or more regular work locations in the same trade or business, regardless of the travel distance.
Identifying the locations of and tracking Wi-Fi-based devices, as well as enabling location-based services, are on their way to becoming default capabilities on all enterprise-class wireless LANs," said Craig Mathias, a Principal with the wireless and mobile advisory firm Farpoint Group (Ashland, MA).
Presents the National Safety Council's curriculum and shapes general nursing skills to be responsive to the needs of camps in remote Locations.