- to move (a building, company, etc.) to a different location: plans to relocate the firm to Houston.
- to change one's residence or place of business; move: Next year we may relocate to Denver.
Origin of relocate
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Related Words for re-locatepropel, migrate, walk, jump, go, carry, ship, transport, blow, proceed, transfer, travel, cross, relocate, run, drift, progress, change, fly, advance
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Historical Examples of re-locate
He took Freckles and set out to re-locate and examine the tree.Freckles
- to move or be moved to a new place, esp (of an employee, a business, etc) to a new area or place of employment
- (intr) (of an employee, a business, etc) to move for reasons of business to a new area or place of employment
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