Definitions for LOCATEˈloʊ keɪt, loʊˈkeɪt
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locate, turn up(verb)
discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining
"Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?"; "My search turned up nothing"
determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey
"Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the boundaries of the property"
locate, place, site(verb)
assign a location to
"The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"
take up residence and become established
"The immigrants settled in the Midwest"
To place; to set in a particular spot or position.
The captives and emigrants whom he brought with him were located in the trans-Tiberine quarter - B. F. Westcott
To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant (Note: the designation may be purely descriptive: it need not be prescriptive.)
That part of the body in which the sense of touch is located - H. Spencer
To place one's self; to take up one's residence; to settle..
Origin: From locatus, past participle of locato, from locus
to place; to set in a particular spot or position
to designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant
to place one's self; to take up one's residence; to settle
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