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 for situate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Situate \Sit"u*ate\ (?; 135), Situated \Sit"u*a`ted\, a. [LL.
     situatus, from situare to place, fr. L. situs situation,
     site. See Site.]
     1. Having a site, situation, or location; being in a relative
        position; permanently fixed; placed; located; as, a town
        situated, or situate, on a hill or on the seashore.
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     2. Placed; residing.
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              Pleasure situate in hill and dale.    --Milton.
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     Note: Situate is now less used than situated, but both are
           well authorized.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Situate \Sit"u*ate\, v. t.
     To place. [R.] --Landor.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  situate
      v 1: determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if
           by an instrument or by a survey; "Our sense of sight
           enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the
           boundaries of the property" [syn: situate, locate]
      2: put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on
         his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your
         eyes on this spot" [syn: situate, fix, posit,
         deposit]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  23 Moby Thesaurus words for "situate":
     allocate, assign, collocate, deploy, dispose, emplace, fix,
     get a fix, home in on, install, localize, locate, navigate,
     pin down, pinpoint, place, position, put, put in place, set, spot,
     triangulate, zero in on
  
  

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