site
I. noun Etymology: Middle English, place, position, from Anglo-French or Latin; Anglo-French sit, site, from Latin situs, from sinere to leave, allow Date: 14th century 1. a. the spatial location of an actual or planned structure or set of structures (as a building, town, or monuments) b. a space of ground occupied or to be occupied by a building 2. a. the place, scene, or point of an occurrence or event <
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b. one or more Internet addresses at which an individual or organization provides information to others <
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; esp Web site II. transitive verb (sited; siting) Date: 15th century to place on a site or in position ; locate

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  • Site — Site, n. [L. situs, fr. sinere, situm, to let, p. p. situs placed, lying, situate: cf. F. site. Cf. {Position}.] 1. The place where anything is fixed; situation; local position; as, the site of a city or of a house. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • site — site. См. сайт. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Site — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Site », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Géographie En géographie, il ne faut pas… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Site — A site is the location of an event, structure, object, or other thing, whether actual, virtual, abandoned (eg. an archaeological site), extant, or planned.*For a building site, see construction. *For a site on the World Wide Web, see website.In… …   Wikipedia

  • site — /suyt/, n., v., sited, siting. n. 1. the position or location of a town, building, etc., esp. as to its environment: the site of our summer cabin. 2. the area or exact plot of ground on which anything is, has been, or is to be located: the site… …   Universalium

  • Site — Sculpture in the Environment, más conocido por su acrónimo SITE, es un estudio de arquitectura neoyorkino fundado en 1970 por James Wines y Alison Sky.[1] SITE saltó a la fama en 1975 por una serie de 7 centros comerciales encargados por la… …   Wikipedia Español

  • site — 1. noun /saɪt/ a) The place where anything is fixed; situation; local position; as, the site of a city or of a house. A more full and exact description of the Countrie, and Narration of the nature, site, and commodities, together with a true… …   Wiktionary

  • site — A place or location or locus. SYN: situs. [L. situs] acceptor s. the ribosomal binding s. for the aminoacyl tRNA during protein synthesis. acceptor splicing s. SYN: right splicing junction. active s. that portion of an …   Medical dictionary

  • SITE — s. m. Partie de paysage considérée relativement à l aspect qu elle présente. Un site agréable, riant, sauvage, agreste, etc. Un site pittoresque. Les sites des tableaux du Poussin, de Berghem. Ce peintre choisit bien ses sites …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • SITE — n. m. Partie pittoresque d’un paysage. Un site agréable, riant, sauvage, agreste …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

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