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English definition of “site”

site

noun [C]     /saɪt/
INTERNET a place on the internet where a person , company , or organization can give information about their products or services : The student activities page is the most viewed page on the college's site. eBay was founded as the first internet auction site in 1995. access / search / visit a site build / create / design a site host /set up a site
PROPERTY an area of land or place where a particular business , industrial , manufacturing , etc. activity happens or is planned to happen : The plant sits on a 37-acre site in a field off a rural road . We provide generators and small natural-gas compressors for drilling sites. Plans by a private property company to build offices on a prime site in Kensington face rejection by local councillors . This is the proposed site for the gasworks . a building / construction site
→ See also brownfield, destination site, greenfield site, mirror site, off-site, onsite adverb, run of site, social networking site, website, worksite
(Definition of site noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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