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One that locates, as a smartphone app that shows the locations of nearby services or attractions.
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(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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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"Young Kearney is one of the original locators, and an equal partner in the mine.
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'We decided to dive deeper and have recently launched FIRST School, a senior high school program that offers vocational training to complement the needs of the locators at FPIP (First Philippine Industrial Park Inc.),' he said.
Accuracy of two electronic apex locators in primary teeth with and without apical resorption: A laboratory study.
McLaughlin revealed a new line of underground utility locators. The Vision locators combine proven McLaughlin technologies to ensure accuracy with new features to help contractors find underground utilities more efficiently.
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