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3 definitions found
 for localisation
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  localisation \localisation\ n.
     Same as localization. [Chiefly Brit.]
  
     Syn: Syn. --, location, locating, fix.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  localisation
      n 1: (physiology) the principle that specific functions have
           relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part
           or organ of the body [syn: localization of function,
           localisation of function, localization principle,
           localisation principle, localization, localisation]
      2: a determination of the place where something is; "he got a
         good fix on the target" [syn: localization, localisation,
         location, locating, fix]

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  localisation
  l10n
  localised
  
      (l10n) Adapting a product to meet the language,
     cultural and other requirements of a specific target market
     "{locale".
  
     Localisation includes the translation of the user interface,
     on-line help and documentation, and ensuring the images
     and concepts are culturally appropriate and sensitive.  There
     may be subtle cross-cultural considerations, e.g. do the icons
     make sense in other parts of the world?
  
     Internationalisation is the process that occurs during
     application development that makes localisation easier by
     separating the details that differ between locales from the
     rest of the program that stays the same.  If
     internationalisation is thorough, localisation will require no
     programming.
  
     The abbreviation l10n means "L - 10 letters - N".
  
     (1999-06-09)
  

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