how to pronounce locate


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the above transcription of locate is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

locate is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of locate in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… scientists could never locate the source …”

meaning of locate

To locate something means to find it.

locate frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word locate occurs in english on average 8.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics locate can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that locate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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