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locate

If you wanted to decide where to locate your car wash, you might locate a spot on a map with lots of traffic, a parking lot, and a ready source of water. Locate means to find or place.

If your mother can never locate her keys, it means she loses them all of the time and has to look all around the house before going out. If you move to a new place, usually for a job, you relocate. But if you decide to find a job that is located in your town, you call that staying local, which, like locate, derives from the Latin locus2020欧洲杯时间 meaning "place."

Definitions of locate
1

v discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining

“Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?”
Synonyms:
turn up
dig up, excavate, turn up
find by digging in the ground
Types:
unearth
bring to light
nail, pinpoint
locate exactly
Type of:
find, regain
come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost

v determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey

“Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space”
Locate the boundaries of the property”
Synonyms:
situate
Types:
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acquire
locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
radiolocate
locate by means of radar
map
locate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences
localise, localize, place
identify the location or place of
base
situate as a center of operations
Type of:
ascertain, determine, find, find out
establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study

v assign a location to

“The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles”
Synonyms:
place, site
Type of:
place, post, send, station
assign to a station

v take up residence and become established

Synonyms:
settle
Types:
colonise, colonize
settle as colonists or establish a colony (in)
resettle
settle in a new place

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