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Meaning of COLLOCATION

Pronunciation:  `kâlu'keyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors"
  2. [n]  a grouping of words in a sentence
 

COLLOCATION is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: apposition, juxtaposition
 
 See Also: emplacement, language unit, linguistic unit, locating, location, placement, position, positioning, tessellation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Col`lo*ca"tion\, n. [L. collocatio.]
The act of placing; the state of being placed with something
else; disposition in place; arrangement.

      The choice and collocation of words.     --Sir W.
                                               Jones.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

co-location

 

 

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