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Residence vs. Location — What's the Difference?

Residence vs. Location — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Residence and Location

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Residence

A residence is a place (normally a building) used as a home or dwelling, where people reside.
Oct 22, 2021

Location

In geography, location or place are used to denote a region (point, line, or area) on Earth’s surface or elsewhere. The term location generally implies a higher degree of certainty than place, the latter often indicating an entity with an ambiguous boundary, relying more on human or social attributes of place identity and sense of place than on geometry.
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Residence

A person's home, especially a large and impressive one
The youth hostel has been adapted from a private residence
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Location

A particular place or position
The property is set in a convenient location
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Residence

The place in which one lives; a dwelling.
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Location

An area where black South Africans were obliged by apartheid laws to live, usually on the outskirts of a town or city. The term was later replaced by township.
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Residence

The act or a period of residing in a place.
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Location

The act or process of locating
Location of the lost hikers took two days.
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Residence

A medical residency.
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Location

A place where something is or could be located; a site.
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Residence

The official home or location of a corporation.
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Location

A site away from a studio at which part or all of a movie is shot
Filming a Western on location in the Mexican desert.
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Residence

The place where one lives (resides); one's home.
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Location

A tract of land that has been surveyed and marked off.
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Residence

A building or portion thereof used as a home, such as a house#Noun or an apartment#Noun therein.
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Location

A particular point or place in physical space.
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Residence

The place where a corporation is established.
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Location

An act of locating.
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Residence

The state of living in a particular place or environment.
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Location

(South Africa) An apartheid-era urban area populated by non-white people; township.
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Residence

Accommodation for students at a university or college.
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Location

(legal) A leasing on rent.
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Residence

The place where anything rests permanently.
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Location

A contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire.
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Residence

Subsidence, as of a sediment
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Location

The marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc
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Residence

That which falls to the bottom of liquors; sediment; also, refuse; residuum.
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Location

(Kenya) An administrative region in Kenya, below counties and subcounties, and further divided into sublocations.
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Residence

(espionage) rezidentura
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Location

The act or process of locating.
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Residence

The act or fact of residing, abiding, or dwelling in a place for some continuance of time; as, the residence of an American in France or Italy for a year.
The confessor had often made considerable residences in Normandy.
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Location

Situation; place; locality.
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Residence

The place where one resides; an abode; a dwelling or habitation; esp., a settled or permanent home or domicile.
Johnson took up his residence in London.
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Location

That which is located; a tract of land designated in place.
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Residence

The residing of an incumbent on his benefice; - opposed to nonresidence.
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Location

A leasing on rent.
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Residence

The place where anything rests permanently.
But when a king sets himself to bandy against the highest court and residence of all his regal power, he then, . . . fights against his own majesty and kingship.
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Location

A point or extent in space
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Residence

Subsidence, as of a sediment.
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Location

The act of putting something in a certain place or location
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Residence

That which falls to the bottom of liquors; sediment; also, refuse; residuum.
Oct 22, 2021

Location

A determination of the location of something;
He got a good fix on the target
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Residence

Any address at which you dwell more than temporarily;
A person can have several residences
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Residence

The official house or establishment of an important person (as a sovereign or president);
He refused to live in the governor's residence
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Residence

The act of dwelling in a place
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Residence

A large and imposing house
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