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American English: /ˈloʊˌkeɪt/
, /loʊˈkeɪt/
British English: /lə(ʊ)ˈkeɪt/

Translation of locate in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (find)
    ubicar (esp Latin America)
    Example sentences
    • Because forecasters always try to pinpoint the eye of the hurricane, this knowledge will help with locating the exact position and lead to better tracking.
    • As well as tracking all types of electronic transactions, it is able to reconstruct text messages months after they were sent and locate the exact position of users.
    • Although I know several swims well I will always use the plumbing rod to locate the exact positions that I want to fish.
  • 2 (position)
    ubicar (esp Latin America)
    the switch is located under the seat
    el interruptor está or se encuentra debajo del asiento
    Example sentences
    • Living in cities is more popular and the more expensive flats and apartments are centrally located.
    • The city's old Central Jail built during the British Raj was located very centrally.
    • The Academy is centrally located on Beretania and Victoria, and there is ample street parking.

intransitive verb

  • (settle) (US)
    Example sentences
    • On the first point, research shows that taxes are not necessarily the key factor in where people and businesses locate.
    • Look for property data to show special exemptions for new businesses that locate in new residential areas.
    • But the sale of the site and the possibility of new businesses locating on Swindon Road could inject some much needed capital into the local economy.
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