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English definition of “site”

site

verb [T, usually + adv/prep]     /saɪt/ formal PROPERTY
to build something in a particular place : be sited The wind turbines would be sited about 20 miles offshore . The rail company does not need planning permission to erect the communications masts as long as they are sited on railway land . Siting landfills has become more difficult as public awareness grows .
(Definition of site verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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