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lo·cate

 (lō′kāt′, lō-kāt′)
v. lo·cat·ed, lo·cat·ing, lo·cates
v.tr.
1. To determine or specify the position or limits of: locate Albany on the map; managed to locate the site of the old artists' colony.
2. To find by searching, examining, or experimenting: locate the source of error.
3. To place at a certain location; station or situate: locate an agent in Rochester.
v.intr.
To become established; settle: new businesses that have located in town.

[Latin locāre, locāt-, to place, from locus, place.]

lo′cat′a·ble adj.
lo′cat′er n.

located

(ləʊˈkeɪtɪd)
adj
having a particular location
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.located - situated in a particular spot or position; "valuable centrally located urban land"; "strategically placed artillery"; "a house set on a hilltop"; "nicely situated on a quiet riverbank"
settled - established in a desired position or place; not moving about; "nomads...absorbed among the settled people"; "settled areas"; "I don't feel entirely settled here"; "the advent of settled civilization"

located

adjective situated, placed, positioned, sited The restaurant is located near the cathedral.
Translations

located

[ləʊˈkeɪtɪd] adj (= situated) → situé(e)
The restaurant is located near the cathedral → Le restaurant est situé près de la cathédrale.
well-located buildings → des immeubles bien situés
References in classic literature ?
Its name occurs several times in the Bible, one or two of the disciples of Christ visited it, and here was located one of the original seven apocalyptic churches spoken of in Revelations.
With Ephesus, forty miles from here, where was located another of the seven churches, the case was different.
1865, after many hardships and privations, we located the most remarkable gold-bearing quartz vein that our wildest dreams had ever pictured.
I knew the Indians would soon discover that they were on the wrong trail and that the search for me would be renewed in the right direction as soon as they located my tracks.
This proposition was at once accepted, and in three days' time they were all located in their new abode, when Mr.
As soon as they left the place where the balls and bullets were flying about, their superiors, located in the background, re-formed them and brought them under discipline and under the influence of that discipline led them back to the zone of fire, where under the influence of fear of death they lost their discipline and rushed about according to the chance promptings of the throng.
The mountains underneath which the Nome King's extensive caverns were located lay grouped just north of the Land of Ev, which lay directly across the deadly desert to the east of the Land of Oz.
The aid took us to his own office first, where he measured and weighed and photographed us simultaneously with a machine ingeniously devised for that purpose, five copies being instantly reproduced in five different offices of the government, two of which are located in other cities miles distant.
These we found located upon the second floor of the palace in a semi-detached tower at the rear of the edifice.
He cocked his head to one side, shut one eye and put the other one to the hole, like a possum looking down a jug; then he glanced up with his bright eyes, gave a wink or two with his wings--which signifies gratification, you understand--and says, 'It looks like a hole, it's located like a hole--blamed if I don't believe it IS a hole
In Atlanta, Georgia, a 56,000 square foot suburban office project located at the Company's Camp Creek Business Center and a 80,000 square foot suburban office project located at Duke's Business Park at Sugarloaf;
Mindy Goldstein, NCB's senior vice president, arranged nearly $30 million in loans during September, including a $9 million first mortgage and a $3 million line of credit for a 149-unit co-op located at 136 East 56th Street in Manhattan.