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verb [intransitive/transitive] relocate pronunciation in British English /ˌriːləʊˈkeɪt/
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present tense
present participlerelocating
past tenserelocated
past participlerelocated
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  1. to move to a different place, or to make someone or something do this
    I left my job because the company relocated.
    The authorities have relocated thousands of families from the flooded areas.
    relocate to: We’ve relocated to North London.

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 relocate pronunciation in British English /ˌriːləʊˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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