Definition of Locate. Meaning of Locate. Synonyms of Locate

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Definition of Locate

Locate
Locate Lo"cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Located; p. pr. & vb. n. Locating.] [L. locatus, p. p. of locare to place, fr. locus place. See Local.] 1. To place; to set in a particular spot or position. 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.

Meaning of Locate from wikipedia

- Locate may refer to: Locate (finance) Locator software, in computing Locate (Unix), Linux command to find files Locate di Triulzi, an Italian commune of...
- locate is a Unix utility which serves to find files on filesystems. It searches through a prebuilt database of files generated by the updatedb command...
- Locator may refer to: One who locates, or is entitled to locate, a land or mining claim Locator map Locator software, a type of e-commerce software Maidenhead...
- A gunfire locator or gunshot detection system is a system that detects and conveys the location of gunfire or other weapon fire using acoustic, optical...
- finance, a locate is an approval from a broker that needs to be obtained prior to effecting a short sale in any equity security, i.e. to "locate" securities...
- A locative adverb is a type of adverb that refers to a location or to a combination of a location and a relation to that location. Generally, a locative...
- A Uniform Resource Locator (URL), colloquially termed a web address, is a reference to a web resource that specifies its location on a computer network...
- The locative case (abbreviated LOC) is a grammatical case which indicates a location. It corresponds vaguely to the English prepositions "in", "on", "at"...
- The QRA locator, also called QTH locator in some publications, is an obsolete geographic coordinate system used by amateur radio operators in Europe before...
- Locate Varesino (Comasco: Locàa [luˈkɑː]) is a comune (muni****lity) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 30 kilometres...
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