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relocate

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˌriːləʊˈkeɪt/ US   /riːˈləʊkeɪt/
HR, WORKPLACE to move to a different place to work, or to be moved to a different place to work: Many businesses in the region have closed or relocated abroad.relocate (sb/sth) to/from/in somewhere The company is seeking to relocate to the Pier 98 Annex. Most production has been relocated to Hungary, Tunisia, and China.relocate employees/staff/production It is rare to find agreed contractual terms that give employers unrestricted rights to relocate employees.
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