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noun as in location

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There is another decisive factor in the chances of locating a crash site: the extent of the debris field.

Got to find that man, Harold vowed, and he did, locating an unassuming barber in South Brooklyn.

He has also placed the action on home ground, cleverly locating the first half of Solo in a world he knows well.

Locating all of these munitions, even with the best intelligence available, will not be easy.

“Locating the ecstasy in birth has to do in part with locating your relationship with fear,” she says.

This phrase describes the locating of the college, and is therefore a relation by Concurrence.

Locating it would have been comparable to stumbling upon a solitary blade of grass, imbedded in ice at the South Pole.

Meanwhile the man of the dressing room was busy locating Mr. Cordyce of the Cordyce Mills.

In replacing the drip pan of an ice box or refrigerator it is often necessary to bend over in locating it under the drip pipe.

After locating your beds, decide what kind of flower you will have in each one.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to locating, such as: discovering, establishing, finding, placement, placing, and spotting.

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