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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “situate”

situate

verb [T usually + adv/prep]
 
 
/ˈsɪt.ju.eɪt/ slightly formal
to put in a particular position
使处于…境地;使坐落于
They plan to situate the bus stop at the corner of the road.
他们打算把公交车站设在道路拐角上。
To understand this issue, it must first be situated in its context.
要理解这个问题,首先要把其置于具体的环境中。
Placing and positioning an object
(Definition of situate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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