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Place may refer to:


Geography

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Place (United States Census Bureau) The United States Census Bureau The United States Census Bureau (USCB), officially the Bureau of the Census, is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American American(s) may ref ...
, defined as any concentration of population **
Census-designated place A census-designated place (CDP) is a concentration of population defined by the United States Census Bureau The United States Census Bureau (USCB), officially the Bureau of the Census, is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical S ...
, a populated area lacking its own municipal government * "Place", a type of street or road name ** Often implies a
dead end (street) , England File:Cul de sac.jpg, A dead end in Alicante, Spain A dead end, also known as a cul-de-sac (, from French for 'bag-bottom'), no through road or no exit road, is a street with only one inlet or outlet. The term "dead end" is understood ...
or cul-de-sac * Place, based on the Cornish word "plas" meaning
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* Place, a populated place, an area of
human settlement In geography, statistics and archaeology, a settlement, locality or populated place is a community in which people live. The complexity of a settlement can range from a small number of dwellings grouped together to the largest of cities wit ...
** Incorporated place (see
municipal corporation A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body An Academy school in England England is a Countries of the United Kingdom, country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to its west a ...
), a populated area with its own municipal government *
Location (geography) In geography, location or place are used to denote a region (geometry), 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 indicatin ...
, an area with definite or indefinite boundaries or a portion of space which has a name in an area


Placenames

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Placé Placé is a Communes of France, commune in the Mayenne Departments of France, department in north-western France. See also *Communes of Mayenne References

Communes of Mayenne {{Mayenne-geo-stub ...
, a commune in Pays de la Loire, Paris, France * Plače, a small settlement in Slovenia *
Place (Mysia)Placia or Plakia or Placie or Plakie ( grc, Πλακίη), also known as Placa or Plaka or Place or Plake (Πλάκη), was a town of ancient Mysia, on the coast of the Propontis, at the foot of the Mysian Olympus east of Cyzicus. It was a Pelasgians ...
, a town of ancient Mysia, Anatolia, now in Turkey *
Place, New Hampshire Place is an Unincorporated area, unincorporated community in the town of Farmington, New Hampshire, Farmington, Strafford County, New Hampshire, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States. Place is located on New Hampshire Route 11 northwest of ...
, a location in the United States *
Place House Place House is a Listed building, Grade I listed building located in Fowey, Cornwall, England. Home of the Treffry family since the thirteenth century, the original structure was a fifteenth-century tower, which was defended against the France, Fr ...

Place House
, a 16th-century mansion largely remodelled in the 19th century, in Fowey, Cornwall * Place House, a 19th-century mansion on the site of a medieval priory, in
St Anthony in Roseland St Anthony in Roseland is a village and a former parish in Cornwall, England, in the United Kingdom. It is a small settlement on the Roseland Peninsula. At Trewince is a house of five bays and two storeys built in 1750. There is a St Anthony's Li ...
, Cornwall *
Prideaux Place Prideaux Place is a grade I listed A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, in Wales, and t ...

Prideaux Place
, an Elizabethan mansion in Padstow, Cornwall


People with the name

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Place (surname) People: * Etta Place (c.1878–?), companion of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid * Francis Place (1771–1854), English social reformer * Godfrey Place (1921–1994), British naval officer * Jacob C. Place (1828–1881), American politician * Jo ...
, people with the surname ''Place''


Arts, entertainment, and media


Music

* ''Places'' (Béla Fleck album), 1988 * ''Places'' (Brad Mehldau album), 2000 * ''Places'' (Casiopea album), 2003 * ''Places'' (Georgie James album), 2007 * ''Places'' (Jan Garbarek album), 1978 * ''Places'' (Lea Michele album), 2017 *
Places (Martin Solveig song) "Places" is a song by France, French DJ and record producer Martin Solveig featuring vocals from Norway, Norwegian singer/songwriter Ina Wroldsen. It was released as a digital download in France on 25 November 2016 through Spinnin' Records and Big ...
, 2016 *
Places (Xenia Ghali song) "Places" is a song recorded, written, and produced by Greek DJ Xenia Ghali, featuring vocals by singer-songwriter Raquel Castro. The track became Ghali's second single to reach number one on the ''Billboard (magazine), Billboard'' Dance Club Songs ...


Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media

*''Place'', Australian magazine merged into ''
The Adelaide Review ''The Adelaide Review'' (AR) was a monthly print arts magazine and dynamic website in Adelaide Adelaide ( ) is the List of Australian capital cities, capital city of the state of South Australia, and the List of cities in Australia by popu ...
'' in 2008 *
The Place (London) The Place is a dance Dance is a performing art art form, form consisting of sequences of movement, either improvised or purposefully selected. This movement has aesthetic and often symbolism (arts), symbolic value. Dance can be categorized ...
, a dance and performance centre in Camden, London * ''To Place'', a series of books on Iceland by artist
Roni Horn Roni Horn (born September 25, 1955) is an American visual artist and writer. The granddaughter of Eastern European immigrants, she was born in New York City, where she lives and works. She is currently represented by Xavier Hufkens in Brussels and ...
* ''Unity of place'', one of the three
classical unities The classical unities, Aristotelian unities, or three unities represent a prescriptive theory of dramatic tragedy that was introduced in Italy in the 16th century and was influential for three centuries. The three unities are: #''unity of action' ...
for drama derived from Aristotle's ''Poetics''


Gambling

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Craps#Place
Craps#Place
, in craps a bet that a point number will be rolled before a seven * Place, in horse racing, a
parimutuel bet Parimutuel betting (from French ''pari mutuel'', "mutual betting") is a betting system in which all bets of a particular type are placed together in a pool; taxes and the "house-take" or "vigorish" are deducted, and payoff odds Odds provide a ...
that a horse will finish first or within a predetermined number of positions of first. In North America, this would mean finishing first or second.


Mathematics

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Place (mathematics) Title page of the first edition of Disquisitiones Arithmeticae, one of the founding works of modern algebraic number theory. Algebraic number theory is a branch of number theory that uses the techniques of abstract algebra to study the integers, ...
, an equivalence class of absolute values of an integral domain or field * In place-value, or
positional notation Positional notation (or place-value notation, or positional numeral system) usually denotes the extension to any base Base or BASE may refer to: Brands and enterprises * Base (mobile telephony provider), a Belgian mobile telecommunications ope ...
, the position occupied by a digit in a numeral *
Petri net A Petri net, also known as a place/transition (PT) net, is one of several mathematical modeling languages for the description of distributed systems. It is a class of discrete event dynamic system. A Petri net is a directed bipartite graph tha ...
, also known as a Place/transition net, a mathematical representation of discrete distributed systems


Society

* Place, a person's
social position Social position is the position of an individual An individual is that which exists as a distinct entity Entity may refer to: Computing * Character entity reference, replacement text for a character in HTML or XML * Entity class, a thing of ...
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Place identity Place identity or place-based identity refers to a cluster of ideas about place and identity in the fields of geography Geography (from Greek: , ''geographia'', literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study o ...
, a group of ideas concerning significance and meanings that particular places have for their inhabitants or users * Place setting, a
table setting Table setting (laying a table) or place setting refers to the way to set a table with tableware upright=1.3, Table laid for six at the Royal Castle, Warsaw, (18th–19th century fashion) Tableware is any dish or dishware used for setting a ...
for a single diner *
Sense of place The term sense of place has been used in many different ways. It is a multidimensional, complex construct used to characterize the relationship between people and spatial settings. It is a characteristic that some geographic places Place may ref ...
, a phenomenon in which people strongly identify with a particular geographical area or location


Miscellaneous

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Place (Reddit) Place was a collaborative project A project (or program) is any undertaking, carried out individually or collaboratively and possibly involving research or design, that is carefully planned (usually by a project team, but sometimes by a projec ...
, or /r/Place, a social experiment by Reddit for April Fool's Day


See also

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The Place (disambiguation)The Place may refer to: * The Place (London), a dance and performance centre in London, England * The Place (film), ''The Place'' (film), a 2017 Italian film * The Place (album), ''The Place'' (album), a 2003 music album See also

* Place (disa ...
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Location (disambiguation) A location is a fixed geographical point. Location may also refer to: Arts and entertainment * Location (EP), ''Location'' (EP), a 2005 EP by The Grand Opening *Location (Khalid song), "Location" (Khalid song), 2016 *Location (Dave song), "Locat ...
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Locus (disambiguation) Locus (plural loci) is Latin for "place". It may refer to: Entertainment * Locus (comics), a Marvel Comics mutant villainess, a member of the Mutant Liberation Front * Locus (magazine), ''Locus'' (magazine), science fiction and fantasy magazine ...
, Latin for 'place' * Placement (disambiguation) *
Plaice Plaice is a common name for a group of flatfish that comprises four species: the European plaice, European, American plaice, American, Alaska plaice, Alaskan and scale-eye plaice. Commercially, the most important plaice is the European plaice, E ...
, a type of fish, misspelt as 'place' *
Plas (disambiguation) Plas or Plass may refer to: People * Plas Johnson (born 1931), American saxophonist * Adrian Plass (born 1948), British author who writes primarily Christian humor * Gilbert Plass (1920–2004), Canadian-born physicist * Maria Plass (born 1953), ...
* Platz (disambiguation) *
Plaza A town square (or square, plaza, public square, city square, urban square, or piazza) is an open public space A public space is a place that is generally open and accessible to people. Roads (including the pavement), public square A ...

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