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location

noun
 
 
/ləʊˈkeɪʃən/
B1 [C] a place or position: They haven't yet decided on the location of the new store.Places and locationsUnpleasant placesEnvironments and localities
on location If a film or television programme is made on location, it is made at a place suitable to the story.Places and locationsUnpleasant placesProduction, direction and recordingCinema - general words
Translations of “location”
in Korean 장소…
in Arabic مَوْقِع…
in Portuguese localização, posição…
in Catalan ubicació…
in Japanese 場所, 位置…
in Italian posizione, ubicazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 位置, 地點,位置…
in Russian расположение, место…
in Turkish mahal, yer, konum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 位置, 地点,位置…
in Polish położenie, lokalizacja…
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