HyperDic: locating

English > 2 senses of the word locating:
NOUNactlocating, placement, location, position, positioning, emplacementthe act of putting something in a certain place
actlocating, localization, localisation, location, fixa determination of the place where something is
locating > pronunciation
Soundslow'key.tihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > locating: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of putting something in a certain place.
Synonymsplacement, location, position, positioning, emplacement
NarrowerfingeringThe placement of the fingers for playing different notes (or sequences of notes) on a musical instrument
implantationThe act of planting or setting in the ground
interposition, interventionThe act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others
juxtaposition, apposition, collocationThe act of positioning close together (or side by side)
orientationThe act of orienting / orienting
plantingThe act of fixing firmly in place
repositioningThe act of placing in a new position
setThe act of putting something in position
stratificationThe placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination
superpositionThe placement of one thing on top of another
superposition(geometry) the placement of one object ideally in the position of another one in order to show that the two coincide
BroaderactivityAny specific behavior
Spanishcolocación, emplazamiento, lugar, posicionamiento, posición, situación, ubicación
Catalancol·locació, emplaçament, lloc, posició, posicionament, ubicació
English > locating: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA determination of the place where something is.
Synonymslocalization, localisation, location, fix
Narrowerecholocation, echo soundingDetermining the location of something by measuring the time it takes for an echo to return from it
Broaderdetermination, findingThe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
Spanishlocalización, localizar, posición, ubicación
Catalanlocalització

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