Examples from the Web for locator
"Three miles from the buffalo waller," our locator had said.Land of the Burnt Thigh|Edith Eudora Kohl
He sensed Kerim's eyes on him but kept his gaze fixed on the locator plate.
The locator signal is almost exactly north-by-northeast of us.Four-Day Planet|Henry Beam Piper
It brought the dot up to dead center point in the locator plate and stopped.
Now the star map began to glide through the locator plate, carrying the fixed green dot with it.
Word Origin and History for locator
c.1600, of persons, from Latin locator, agent noun from locare (see locate). Of things which locate, from 1902.