Orientate

Definition of Orientate

O´ri`en`tate
v. t.1.To place or turn toward the east; to cause to assume an easterly direction, or to veer eastward.
2.To arrange in order; to dispose or place (a body) so as to show its relation to other bodies, or the relation of its parts among themselves.
A crystal is orientated when placed in its proper position so as to exhibit its symmetry.
- E. S. Dana.
3.Same as orient{2}.
v. i.1.To move or turn toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east.

Related Words

decide, determine, guide, guide on, make up one's mind, orient, reorient, reorientate
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