Definitions of localization

n a determination of the place where something is

fix, localisation, locating, location
echo sounding, echolocation
determining the location of something by measuring the time it takes for an echo to return from it
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determination, finding
the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

n (physiology) the principle that specific functions have relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part or organ of the body

localisation, localisation of function, localisation principle, localization of function, localization principle
lateralisation, laterality, lateralization
localization of function on either the right or left sides of the brain
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principle, rule
a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system

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