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English definition of “location”

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
(Definition of location from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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