locator

Definitions

  • Locations A to E shown in alphabetical order from bottom to top of the plan
    Locations A to E shown in alphabetical order from bottom to top of the plan
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n locator a person who fixes the boundaries of land claims
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Showing location A at the bottom of the plan, and B at the top Showing location A at the bottom of the plan, and B at the top
Section where Raleigh's various colonies were located Section where Raleigh's various colonies were located
Frame 1: A boy is fishing. An older man points out the 'no fishing' sign. Frame 2: The older man is fishing in the same location Frame 1: A boy is fishing. An older man points out the 'no fishing' sign. Frame 2: The older man is fishing in the...

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The longest freshwater shoreline in the world is located in the state of Michigan
    • n Locator One who locates, or is entitled to locate, land or a mining claim.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: There is a city called Smackover located in Arkansas
    • n locator One who locates land, or who settles upon land by claim of right or legal possession.
    • n locator In law, the hirer in a contract of location.
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Quotations

  • William Dillard
    William Dillard
    “Location, location, location.”
  • Arthur Koestler
    Arthur%20Koestler
    “Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.”
  • Erica Jong
    Erica%20Jong
    “Where is Hollywood located? Chiefly between the ears. In that part of the American brain lately vacated by God.”
  • Natasha Josefowitz
    Natasha Josefowitz
    “Luck is being in the right place at the right time, but location and timing are to some extent under our control.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “The three most important factors in buying a home are, location, location, location!”

Usage

In literature:

Locative and Locative Ablative.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
The third division is located on the submaxillary gland.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
This underground home is rather large, and the nursery is well protected from enemies by its location.
"The Human Side of Animals" by Royal Dixon
Just because he can't be located is no sign he's shooting the trouble chutes.
"Frank Merriwell, Junior's, Golden Trail" by Burt L. Standish
I also located a fine Sieboldiana type which is said to be the largest found up to date.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
In the first place, Juan Soto, whom you hired to locate it, is not an American citizen and therefore his claim is void.
"Rimrock Jones" by Dane Coolidge
We have their location and can take you there.
"Invaders from the Infinite" by John Wood Campbell
SYMPTOMS: A puffy swelling located in front and on the inside of the hock, varying from the size of a walnut to that of a man's fist.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
Do you not know where it is located?
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
I've nearly completed my big job, and I've located your horse for you.
"David Lannarck, Midget" by George S. Harney
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In poetry:

It is time for all the heroes to go home
if they have any, time for all of us common ones
to locate ourselves by the real things
we live by.
"Allegiances" by William Stafford
Also my notion of nowhere to be at all--
Pardon, Myrtilla, my lack of restraint--
Notion of mapless location is----d. it all--
Anywhere you simultaneous ain't.
"Notions" by Franklin Pierce Adams
Le's go a-visitin' back to Griggsby's Station--
Back where they's nothin' aggervatin' any more,
Shet away safe in the woods around the old location--
Back where we ust to be so happy and so pore!
"Griggsby's Station" by James Whitcomb Riley
But we weren't taking any-not at least till later on;
For we reckoned that we'd string him on a while.
When he wanted information of the reef's exact location
We would meet him with a knowing sort of smile.
"Hopeful Hawkins" by C J Dennis
This cowboy held a good deep seat, 'bout two turns and a half;
He didn't go to get the cows, nor even get the calf;
He started on a big high dive, but lit upon his back;
He'd located a homestead in the center of the track.
"That Bucking Bronk, Coyote" by Curley Fletcher
How come he sleeps & sleeps and sleeps, waking like death:
locate the restorations of which we hear
as of profound sleep.
From daylight he got maintrackt, from friends' breath,
wishes, his hopings. Dreams make crawl with fear
Henry but not get up.
"Dream Song 49: Blind" by John Berryman

In news:

Officials at Highlands-Cashiers Hospital, located between the towns of Highlands and Cashiers in Western North Carolina, have decided to pursue an affiliation with Mission Health.
This rendering shows the Tolomatic BC2 actuator where it is located in the overhead beam in this pull-off station.
New service lets marketers send targeted notifications based on location history profiles.
Portland startup Urban Airship is rolling out a location-specific technology that it debuted with an official Olympics app called Join In.
Man missing from Algiers located.
New Orleans police have located 25-year-old Jamal Bennett, and authorities said he is in good health.
Although any one of the four Barnaby 's locations will offer you unrivaled service, the original location — tucked away in a residential area in Montrose off Fairview — still sets the bar.
We've all heard the saying location, location, location.
GSC will distribute trusses and engineered wood products through the four Short & Paulk retail locations as well as its growing network of dealer locations.
Location One of the most photographed locations in one of the most popular photographic destinations in the world, iconic Half Dome towers nearly 5,000 feet above the valley floor of Yosemite National Park .
So you might decide to put a lower tap setting on the restroom speakers, therefore allowing you to wire these locations directly into the other locations.
I haven't been to this location but had awful service at the Iowa location.
Location Acquired/Time Eaten: The Primo 's location near 21st and Chestnut.
The Gallery's main exhibition space is located at 535 West 24th Street with another location at 529 West 20th Street.
Someone saying, "Location, location, location.".
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In science:

Let x be a location profile that satisfies the conditions of Lemma 25, and assume w.l.o.g. that x is a profile in which half the agents are located at 0 and half at 4.
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
Given a location profile x, let µ and Opt denote the median and the optimal location, respectively.
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
Since this iterative process changed neither the optimal location, nor the distance of the agents from the optimal location, the optimal social cost did not change either.
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
Let G′ be a new tree which is created by positioning a new subtree T ′ which is constructed by a long edge, rooted at y1 , and let x′ be a new location profile, such that for any xi ∈ TOpt \ {y1 }, x′ i is located on T ′ , at the location that is distanced d(y1 , xi ) from y1 .
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
We consider the following two cases: the case in which opt is located at yn , and the case in which it is located somewhere else on path(y1 , yn ).
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
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