locate  

  • Pronunciation of locate: L OW1 K EY0 T ('loʊkeɪt)

  • Number of syllables of locate: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of locate

  • Definition of locate

    • (v): take up residence and become established; "The immigrants settled in the Midwest"  
    • (v): discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining; "Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?"; "My search turned up nothing"  
    • (v): assign a location to; "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"  
    • (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"  
  • Examples of locate

    • 'Brucella' organisms locate in the synovitis with resultant effusion.  
    • Have you seen anything, or can you feasibly locate anything  
    • Compare location and locate, and echolocation and echolocate.  
    • Locate the front instant centers of the suspension from the vehicle's side view.  
    • Jack, undercover, is working with Hector to locate the source of the virus.  
    • Archaeologists of all backgrounds are scrambling to locate body.  
    • The Nyungar community began efforts to locate and repatriate the head in 1990.  
    • The Hister beetles are able to locate both dung and carrion through olfaction.  
    • Morph and Clump locate Zeus and Quantum by the side of the lake.  
    • The diagnostic information can be used to locate the source of the failure.  

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