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relocateverb [I/T]

 us   /riˈloʊ·keɪt, ˌri·loʊˈkeɪt/
to move to a new place: [I] The company will relocate, but a new home has not been chosen yet.
relocation
noun [C/U]  /ˌriˌloʊˈkeɪ·ʃən/
Big contracts make the relocation of those players unlikely.
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relocateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriː.ləʊˈkeɪt/  us   /ˌriːˈloʊ.keɪt/
C1 to (cause a person or company to) move to a new place: The couple relocated to Florida. My company relocated me to Paris.
relocation
noun [U] uk   /ˌriː.ləʊˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌriːˈloʊ.keɪ.ʃən/
relocation costs
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"relocate" in Business English

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relocateverb [I or T]

uk   /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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