Quick answer
"Located" is a form of "locate", a transitive verb which is often translated as "ubicar". "Location" is a noun which is often translated as "la ubicación". Learn more about the difference between "located" and "location" below.
locate(
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keyt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to position)
a. ubicar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
We decided to locate the pond near the entrance to the park.Decidimos ubicar el estanque cerca de la entrada al parque.
b. situar
The mall always locates the Christmas tree in the central rotunda.El centro comercial siempre sitúa el árbol de Navidad en la rotonda central.
2. (to find)
a. ubicar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
I can't seem to locate the fault in the circuit.No puedo ubicar la falla en el circuito.
b. localizar
We used ground sonar to find the leak in the water supply.Utilizamos un sonar terrestre para localizar la fuga del suministro de agua.
c. encontrar
The police are trying to locate a missing boy.La policía está intentando encontrar a un niño perdido.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to become established)
a. establecerse
The restaurant plans to locate in Auburn.El restaurante planea establecerse en Auburn.
b. instalarse
The company will locate in Boston.La empresa se instalará en Boston.
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location(
lo
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key
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shuhn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (position)
a. la ubicación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The hotel has an ideal location.La ubicación del hotel es ideal.
b. la localización
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Scuba divers discovered the location of the shipwreck two miles off shore.Unos buceadores encontraron la localización del naufragio a dos millas de la costa.
c. el paradero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a person)
The terrorists' exact location is unknown.Se desconoce el paradero exacto de los terroristas.
2. (site)
a. el lugar
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The location of the game is still to be determined.El lugar en donde tendremos el partido está todavía por decidir.
3. (commerce)
a. el local
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The coffeehouse chain has three locations in our town.La cadena de cafeterías tiene tres locales en nuestra ciudad.
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