locate

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absence or loss of topognosia; inability to locate correctly a point of touch atopognosia , atopognosis
gun dog trained to locate or retrieve birds bird dog
photometer that can be used to locate and identify chemical compounds in a cell by measuring the intensity of the light that passes through stained sections of the cytoplasm cytophotometer
French philosopher and mathematician; developed dualistic theory of mind and matter; introduced the use of coordinates to locate a point in two or three dimensions (1596-1650) Descartes , Rene Descartes
electronic warfare undertaken under direct control of an operational commander to locate sources of radiated electromagnetic energy for the purpose of immediate threat recognition electronic warfare-support measures , ESM
measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects microwave radar , radar , radio detection and ranging , radiolocation
detector consisting of an electromagnetic device; used to locate explosive mines mine detector
locate with precision pinpoint
either of two values that locate a point on a plane by its distance from a fixed pole and its angle from a fixed line passing through the pole polar coordinate
difficult to locate scarce
federal government's program to locate and investigate and clean up the worst uncontrolled and abandoned toxic waste sites nationwide; administered by the Environmental Protection Agency Superfund , Superfund program
worker whose job is to locate and fix sources of trouble (especially in mechanical devices) trouble shooter , troubleshooter
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