An example of a site is the land you buy where your new house will sit.
An example of a site is the location on which a famous military battle was fought.
A good site for the school.
A historic site; a job site.
Sited the power plant by the river.
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Maintain site setbacks as far as possible from roadways and other routes providing rapid public access.
A good site for a town.
The site of a battle.
Origin of site
- Middle English from Old French from Latin situs situs
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Probably from Old Norse (compare Norwegian syt).