[ mis-loh-keyt, mis-loh-keyt ]
/ mɪsˈloʊ keɪt, ˌmɪs loʊˈkeɪt /
verb (used with object), mis·lo·cat·ed, mis·lo·cat·ing.
to specify a wrong location for: to mislocate the source of the Nile.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mislocatemis·lo·ca·tion, noun
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Through it this mislocated water may drain into a dry well, open ditch, or the gutter along the highway.If You're Going to Live in the Country|Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley