Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To cause to change from one place or position to another; displace.
  • transitive verb To transfer (a chromosomal segment) to a new position; cause to undergo translocation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To cause to change place, or to exchange places; put in a different relative position; displace; dislocate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To displace, or move from one place to another.
  • verb transitive, of a chromosomal segment To cause to undergo translocation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb move from one place to another, especially of wild animals
  • verb transfer (a chromosomal segment) to a new position

Etymologies

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trans- +‎ locate

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