Locate

Definition of Locate

Lo´cate
v. t.1.To place; to set in a particular spot or position.
[imp. & p. p. Located ; p. pr. & vb. n. Locating.]
The captives and emigrants whom he brought with him were located in the trans-Tiberine quarter.
- B. F. Westcott.
2.To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant.
That part of the body in which the sense of touch is located.
- H. Spencer.
3.To discover the location or site of; as, to locate the source of a radio transmission; to locate a leak; to locate the malfunction in a system.
v. i.1.To place one's self; to take up one's residence; to settle; as, to locate in Seattle.

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