Ubication U`bi*ca"tion, Ubiety U*bi"e*ty, n. [NL. ubicatio, ubietas, fr. L. ubi where.] The quality or state of being in a place; local relation; position or location; whereness. [R.] --Glanvill. [1913 Webster]

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  • ubiety — [yo͞o bī′ə tē] n. [ModL ubietas < L ubi, where] Now Rare the condition of being in a particular place …   English World dictionary

  • ubiety — noun The state of existing in a specific point in space. Ubiety is a Term used with reẛpect to ẛpiritual Beings, as Locality is with regared to corporeal ones, and is the very ẛame Thing, viz. that Part of Space which circumẛcribes the Exiẛtence… …   Wiktionary

  • ubiety — /yooh buy i tee/, n. the property of having a definite location at any given time; state of existing and being localized in space. [1665 75; < L ubi where? + ety, var. (after i ) of ITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • ubiety — n. state of being located in a specific place …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ubiety — [ju: bʌɪɪti] noun literary the condition of being in a definite place. Origin C17: from med. L. ubietas, from L. ubi where …   English new terms dictionary

  • ubiety — ubi·e·ty …   English syllables

  • ubiety — /juˈbaɪəti/ (say yooh buyuhtee) noun the state of being in a definite place; condition with respect to place; local relation. {New Latin ubietas, from Latin ubi where} …   Australian English dictionary

  • ubiety —   n. state of being in a place; thereness ; position …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ubiety — n. the fact or condition of being in a definite place; local relation. Etymology: med.L ubietas f. L ubi where …   Useful english dictionary

  • presence — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. attendance (see presence); vicinity, immediacy (see nearness); demeanor, bearing, appearance; person of importance, VIP. II Fact of being at a certain place Nouns 1. presence, attendance;… …   English dictionary for students

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