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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lo·cate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Located p. pr. & vb. n. Locating.]
 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : situated in a particular spot or position; "valuable
            centrally located urban land"; "strategically placed
            artillery"; "a house set on a hilltop"; "nicely
            situated on a quiet riverbank" [syn: placed, set, situated]