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English definition of “locate”

locate

verb  /ˈloʊ·keɪt, loʊˈkeɪt/ us  

locate verb (FIND POSITION)

[T] to find or discover the exact position of something: Archeologists have located the remains of an ancient temple.

locate verb (PUT IN PLACE)

[I/T] to put or establish something in a particular place: [T] The company decided to locate its headquarters in Denver.
(Definition of locate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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