Site

Site may refer to:

  • Location (geography), a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere
    • Archaeological site, a place (or group of physical sites) in which evidence of past activity is preserved
  • Building site, a place where construction takes place

In information technology:

  • Website, a set of related web pages containing content
  • Active Directory Site, an object that represents a geographic location that hosts networks

In mathematics:

  • Site (mathematics) a category C together with a Grothendieck topology on C

In biochemistry:

  • Binding site
  • Active site

In other uses:

  • SITE Institute, non-profit anti-terrorism organization
  • Sindh Industrial and Trading Estate, a company in Sindh, Pakistan
  • SITE Town, a densely populated town in Karachi, Pakistan
  • S.I.T.E Industrial Area, an area in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Satellite Instructional Television Experiment, an experimental satellite communications project launched in India in 1975
  • Sculpture in the Environment, an American architecture firm
  • Site, a National Register of Historic Places property type
  • Society of Incentive and Travel Executives

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Dome Of The Rock - Religious Significance
... Stone and its surroundings is the holiest site in Judaism ... Just as Muslims pray towards the Kaaba at Mecca, the holiest site in Islam, Jews pray towards the raised platform on which the Dome of the Rock stands ... stone as the holiest spot on Earth, the site of the Holy of Holies during the Temple Period ...
Karmøy - History
... Karmøy is the site of the Storhaug, Grønhaug and Flagghaugen burial mounds ... who has given his name to this ancient site is mentioned in the Old Norse sagas as having his home here ... Visnes in the northwest was once the site of an important copper mine ...
Earth Sheltering - Landscape and Site Planning
... The site planning for an earth sheltered building is an integral part of the overall design investigating the landscape of a potential building site is crucial ... There are many factors to assess when surveying a site for underground construction ...
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Horncastle - History - Foundation
... Originally, the school was built on a site adjoining the River Bain close to St Mary's Parish Church ... It was demolished and rebuilt after the Civil War on the same site, remaining there until the first decade of the 20th century when in 1908 the present dining hall was the ...
Xihoudu
... pinyin Xīhóudù) is an archeological site located in the Shanxi Province of China ... The site dates to the Paleolithic Age ... In total 32 stone implements were found at the site ...

Famous quotes containing the word site:

    The present hour is always wealthiest when it is poorer than the future ones, as that is the pleasantest site which affords the pleasantest prospects.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    It’s given new meaning to me of the scientific term black hole.
    Don Logan, U.S. businessman, president and chief executive of Time Inc. His response when asked how much his company had spent in the last year to develop Pathfinder, Time Inc.’S site on the World Wide Web. Quoted in New York Times, p. D7 (November 13, 1995)

    The site of the true bottomless financial pit is the toy store. It’s amazing how much a few pieces of plastic and paper will sell for if the purchasers are parents or grandparent, especially when the manufacturers claim their product improves a child’s intellectual or physical development.
    Lawrence Kutner (20th century)