- The definition of off site is something that occurs or that is made at a location different from the one where it will be used or where it would normally occur.
- An example of flooring finished off-site is pre-finished floors that are installed in a home instead of floors installed and then stained in place.
- An example of working off site is doing your job from home instead of from the office where you would normally work.
off-site definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
on or at another site, apart from the site of a particular activity or happening: parts assembled off-site
off-site definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Taking place or located away from the site, as of a particular activity: an off-site waste treatment operation.
- offˈ-siteˈ adverb
off-site - Computer Definition
In another location. It is common practice to store copies of important data off site as part of a disaster recovery program. See disaster recovery.