What does translocate mean?

Definitions for translocate
trænsˈloʊ keɪt, trænz-translo·cate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. translocateverb

    transfer (a chromosomal segment) to a new position

  2. translocateverb

    move from one place to another, especially of wild animals

    "The endangered turtles were translocated to a safe environment"


  1. translocateverb

    To displace, or move from one place to another.

  2. translocateverb

    To cause to undergo translocation.


  1. translocate

    Translocate generally means to move or transfer something from one place or position to another. It can refer to relocating people, animals, or objects. In biology, it can also refer to the process where substances, cells or genetic material move within an organism.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of translocate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of translocate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of translocate in a Sentence

  1. Zoe Richards:

    To extract and translocate the amount of coral used to build the saru, as well as the structures and walls throughout Leluh, would have required a highly structured social order that could organize and demand significant labor and logistical support from the population.

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    lacking orderly continuity
    A transparent
    B disjointed
    C whirring
    D noninvasive

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