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site - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'site' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Site [ n.]
- The place where anything is fixed; situation; local position; as, the site of a city or of a house.
- A place fitted or chosen for any certain permanent use or occupation; as, a site for a church.
- The posture or position of a thing.

Meaning of 'site' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . site [ n]
Meaning (1):
- the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)
Example in sentence:
  • a good site for the school
Meaning (2):
- a computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web
Example in sentence:
  • the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers
Meaning (3):
- physical position in relation to the surroundings
Example in sentence:
  • the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides
4 . site [ v]
Meaning (4):
- assign a location to
Example in sentence:
  • The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles