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mislocate

[ mis-loh-keyt, mis-loh-keyt ]
/ m瑟s藞lo蕣 ke瑟t, 藢m瑟s lo蕣藞ke瑟t /
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verb (used with object), mis路lo路cat路ed, mis路lo路cat路ing.
to misplace.
to specify a wrong location for: to mislocate the source of the Nile.
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Origin of mislocate

First recorded in 1810鈥20; mis-1 + locate

OTHER WORDS FROM mislocate

mis路lo路ca路tion, noun
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