|Origin:||Latin situs, from sinere 'to leave, put'|
site1 W2 [countable]
a place where something important or interesting happened:
an archaeological site
The house is built on the site of a medieval prison.
the site of the air crash
an area of ground where something is being built or will be built
the site of a proposed missile base
a site for a new airport
He managed to get himself a job on a building site.
a place that is used for a particular purpose:
a nesting site for birds
at the place where people work, study, or stay:
There's a bar, restaurant, and gym on site.