locate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To determine or specify the career or limits of: find Albany in the map; been able to find your website for the old performers' colony.
    • discover by looking around, examining, or experimenting: locate the origin of mistake.
    • to put at a specific area; section or situate: locate a real estate agent in Rochester.
    • to put; setting in a specific area or place.
    • To designate the website or place of; to define the restrictions of
    • to find the area or site of.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • In order to become founded; settle.
    • to put one's self; to occupy your residence; to stay.
  • verb:
    • to put; to create in a certain area or position.
    • To designate the website or host to; to establish the restrictions of; as, to discover a public building; to find a mining claim; to locate (the land provided by) a land warrant (Note: the designation are purely descriptive: it need-not be prescriptive.)
    • (colloquial) to position a person's self; to use your residence; to be in..
    • determine or indicate the spot, web site, or restrictions of, like by an instrument or by a study
    • uncover the location of; determine the place of; find by looking or examining
    • take-up residence and become founded
    • assign a place to
  • others:
    • to correct in somewhere; establish in a particular place or place; destination; settle: as, to locate an individual's self in a particular city or road.
    • to repair the spot of; determine the situation or limits of: as, to discover your website of a building; to find, a tract of community land by surveying it and determining its boundaries; to locate a land-claim; to find (set down) the line of a railroad.
    • To reside; destination your self or perhaps placed; follow or form a set residence.
    • Inside Meth. Ch., to appoint to a hard and fast charge or place.
    • in Meth. Ch., to stay as a permanent preacher; stop becoming itinerant.

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