inter situate

situate

[v. sich-oo-eyt; adj. sich-oo-it, -eyt]
verb (used with object), situated, situating.
1.
to put in or on a particular site or place; locate.
adjective
2.
Archaic. located; placed; situated.

Origin:
1515–25; < Late Latin situātus situated, equivalent to Latin situ-, stem of situs site + -ātus -ate1

intersituate, verb (used with object), intersituated, intersituating.
resituate, verb (used with object), resituated, resituating.


1. establish, station, set, install.
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situate (ˈsɪtjʊˌeɪt)
 
vb
1.  (tr; often passive) to allot a site to; place; locate
 
adj
2.  (now used esp in legal contexts) situated; located
 
[C16: from Late Latin situāre to position, from Latin situs a site]

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situate
c.1532, f"to give a site to," rom M.L. situatus, pp. of situare "to place, locate," from L. situs "place, position" (see site).
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