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locates

verb
present tense third-person singular of locate

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to come upon after searching, study, or effort
  • we were finally able to locate the missing cat, who had been sleeping in the closet the whole time

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“Locates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/locates. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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