situate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “situate” in the English Dictionary

"situate" in British English

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situateverb [T usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /ˈsɪt.ju.eɪt/ formal
to put something in a ​particularposition: They ​plan to situate the ​busstop at the ​corner of the ​road. To ​understand this ​issue, it must first be situated initscontext.
(Definition of situate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"situate" in American English

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situateverb [T always + adv/prep]

 us   /ˈsɪtʃ·uˌeɪt/
to put something in a ​particularposition: The ​restaurant is situated near the Hudson River.
(Definition of situate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “situate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使处于…境地, 使坐落于…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使處於…境地, 使坐落於…
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