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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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During the month of March, the chain opened a total 209 new locations and reached a number of significant milestones.
Bryant, president and COO of the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance, a regional marketing and economic development organization that, as part of its mission, helps firms select locations for their new and expanding operations.
Date May 2-4, 2003 Location Treehaven Tomahawk, WI Contact Treehaven 715-453-4106 jeverson@uwsp.
99-7 restated that the costs of going between two business locations are deductible business expenses.
The battle will come home Friday when 6,000 directors, location scouts and location promoters will attend the Locations '98 exposition at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
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The employee has one or more regular locations away from his residence;
WLAN companies enter into agreement for Trapeze to license Newbury's patented location technology for enabling enterprise-scale mobile applications
Presents the National Safety Council's curriculum and shapes general nursing skills to be responsive to the needs of camps in remote Locations.
When there are two job locations, the taxpayer's principal place of business is his "tax home.
D&H ships out of five separate locations, including its Harrisburg headquarters, plus warehouses in Jacksonville, Chicago, Dallas and Fresno, CA.