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"location" in British English

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locationnoun

uk   /ləʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /loʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/
  • location noun (POSITION)

B1 [C] a place or position: The hotel is in a beautiful location overlooking the lake. A map showing the location of the property will be sent to you.

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  • location noun (FILM)

C1 [C or U] a place away from a studio where all or part of a film or a television show is recorded: The documentary was made on location in the Gobi desert.
(Definition of location from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"location" in American English

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locationnoun [C]

 us   /loʊˈkeɪ·ʃən/
a particular place or position: a good location for a bookstore The map showed the location of an old mine.
on location
If a movie is filmed on location, it is made in an actual place away from where the company producing the movie is: The documentary was filmed on location in San Francisco.
(Definition of location from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"location" in Business English

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locationnoun

uk   us   /ləʊˈkeɪʃən/ PROPERTY
[C] the place or position that something is in or where something happens: Come visit us at our new location!an ideal/prime/suitable location (for sth) The strong economy and availability of staff makes the area a prime location for a business.
[U] the act of choosing where to start a new business: The location of the factory inside city limits resulted in problems for the city council.
(Definition of location from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “location”
in Arabic مَوْقِع…
in Korean 장소…
in Portuguese localização, posição…
in Catalan ubicació…
in Japanese 場所, 位置…
in Chinese (Simplified) 位置, 地点,位置…
in Turkish mahal, yer, konum…
in Russian расположение, место…
in Chinese (Traditional) 位置, 地點,位置…
in Italian posizione, ubicazione…
in Polish położenie, lokalizacja…
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“location” in Business English

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