• A particular point or place in physical space.
  • An act of locating.
  • An apartheid-era urban area populated by non-white people; township.
  • A leasing on rent.
  • A contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire.
  • The marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc


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  • Borrowed from Latin locatio ("a placing"), from locare, from locus. Equivalent to locate + -ion.

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