Definition of mislocate in US English:

mislocate

verb

  • with object To assign an incorrect location or position to; to misplace.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Jeremy Bentham (1748–1832), philosopher, jurist, and reformer. From mis- + locate, probably after mislocation.

Pronunciation

mislocate

/ˌmɪslə(ʊ)ˈkeɪt/