Orientate definitions

ôr'ē-ĕn-tāt', -ən-
To face east, or in any specified direction.
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To adjust to a situation.
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To orient.
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To face or turn to the east.
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(UK, intransitive) To face (a given direction).
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(UK, reflexive) To determine one's position relative to the surroundings; to orient (oneself).

He came out of the station and took some time to orientate himself.

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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.
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(UK) To position (something), to align relative to a given position.

Try to orientate your students towards the science subjects.

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(archaic) To move or turn toward the east; to veer from the north or south toward the east.
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Origin of orientate

From orient +"Ž -ate, perhaps after orientation.