relocate

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verb re·lo·cate \(ˌ)rē-ˈlō-ˌkāt, ˌrē-lō-ˈ\

Definition of relocate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to locate again :  establish or lay out in a new place

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to move to a new location

relocatable

play \-ˈlō-ˌkā-tə-bəl, -ˌlō-ˈkā-\ adjective

relocation

play \ˌrē-lō-ˈkā-shən\ noun

Examples of relocate in a sentence

  1. He relocated to Los Angeles for his new job.

  2. How can we convince more businesses to relocate to this city?

  3. The company decided to relocate its headquarters.

1834

First Known Use of relocate

1834


RELOCATE Defined for English Language Learners

relocate

play
verb re·lo·cate \(ˌ)rē-ˈlō-ˌkāt, ˌrē-lō-ˈ\

Definition of relocate for English Language Learners

  • : to move to a new place



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