collocate

verb col·lo·cate \ ˈkä-lə-ˌkāt \
collocated; collocating
: to set or arrange in a place or position; especially : to set side by side
: to occur in conjunction with something

Examples of collocate in a Sentence

  1. The word “college” collocates with “student.”

Origin and Etymology of collocate

Latin collocatus, past participle of collocare, from com- + locare to place, from locus place — more at stall

COLLOCATE Defined for English Language Learners

collocate

  • : to appear often with another word



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