Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
locatus, p. p. of
locareto place, fr.
To place; to set in a particular spot or position.
The captives and emigrants whom he brought with him were
locatedin the trans-Tiberine quarter.
B. F. Westcott.
To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of;
locatea public building; to
locatea mining claim; to
locate(the land granted by) a land warrant.
That part of the body in which the sense of touch is
To place one’s self; to take up one's residence; to settle;
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To place; to set in a particular spot or position.
2.To select, survey and settle the bounds of a particular tract of land; or to designate a portion of land by limits; as, to locate a tract of a hundred acres in a particular township.
3.To designate and determine the place of; as, a committee was appointed to locate a church or a court house.