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English verb: localize

1. localize (stative) identify the location or place of


SamplesWe localized the source of the infection.


Synonymslocalise, place


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)locate, situate

2. localize (stative) concentrate on a particular place or spot


SamplesThe infection has localized in the left eye.


Synonymsfocalise, focalize, localise


Pattern of useSomething is ----ing PP


Broader (hypernym)lie

3. localize (social) restrict something to a particular area


Synonymslocalise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)restrict


Narrower (hyponym)draw

4. localize (creation) locate


SamplesThe film is set in Africa.


Synonymslocalise, place, set


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)present, represent, stage









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