or web site,
- a connected group of pages on the World Wide Web regarded as a single entity, usually maintained by one person or organization and devoted to a single topic or several closely related topics.
Also Web·site, Web site.
Origin of website
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Examples from the Web for websites
The juxtaposition planted a story of association on websites that touted both men for their talks.The Price of Steve Scalise’s Silence
January 7, 2015
In lieu of this, dispensaries are getting aggressively green on their websites.Colorado Weed Dispensaries Celebrate ‘Green Friday’
November 28, 2014
Check out the issues pages of the websites of Senate candidates in the hottest races.Why Isn’t Prison Justice on the Ballot This Tuesday?
Inimai Chettiar, Abigail Finkelman
November 1, 2014
On March 23, the World Health Organization published a notification of an Ebola outbreak in Guinea on its websites.Why Isn't Silicon Valley Doing More to Fight Ebola?
October 8, 2014
The two crystal ball gazers have been engaged in a running battle on Twitter, on their own websites, and in the media at large.Why Is Nate Silver So Afraid of Sam Wang?
October 6, 2014
- a group of connected pages on the World Wide Web containing information on a particular subject
Word Origin and History for websites
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- A set of interconnected webpages, usually including a homepage, generally located on the same server, and prepared and maintained as a collection of information by a person, group, or organization.
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