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May 9, 2022

Word of the Day: Orientate

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Word of the Day : May 9, 2022

orientate \OR-ee-un-tayt\ verb

What It Means

Orientate means "to set in a definite position," "to acquaint with an existing situation or environment," or "to direct toward the interests of a particular group."

// The spot of the planting of the tree is intended to orientate it to get full sun.

// The first stage of the video game allows players to orientate themselves in the virtual world and become accustomed to the game controls.

// The program is intended to orientate students toward a career in medicine.

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Aired May 9, 2022

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