relocator

noun

re·​lo·​ca·​tor
(ˈ)rē¦lōˌkātə(r),
¦rēlō¦k-
: one that relocates: such as
a
: an instrument used in seacoast fortifications for obtaining the range and position of a target from the range and position as determined with respect to the end of the baseline
b
: one that relocates an abandoned or forfeited mining claim

Keep scrolling for more

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near relocator

Cite this Entry

“Relocator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/relocator. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

Keep scrolling for more

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!


Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ