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One that locates, as a smartphone app that shows the locations of nearby services or attractions.


the part of an index that indicates where to look for information


(ˈloʊ keɪ tər, loʊˈkeɪ tər)

1. a person who locates something.
2. a person who determines or establishes the boundaries of land or a mining claim.
Sometimes, lo′cat•er.
[1815–20, Amer.]
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Noun1.locator - a person who fixes the boundaries of land claimslocator - a person who fixes the boundaries of land claims
surveyor - an engineer who determines the boundaries and elevations of land or structures
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