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Definition of homesite

: a location of or suitable for a home

Examples of homesite in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This year featured a gentle breakup here, with no ice-jam flooding at the town of Eagle, nor 12 miles downriver, where Andy Bassich reported all was well at his homesite. Ned Rozell, Anchorage Daily News, 14 May 2022 Getting a homesite designation can take years, with a lengthy process of approvals from families with grazing permits, signoffs from archaeologists, fish and wildlife services, environmental reviews, surveys and grazing officer clearances. The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 Apr. 2022 In Spring 2020, archaeologist Dr. Julie Schablitsky and a team from Maryland’s Department of Transportation discovered the former homesite of Tubman’s father, Ben Ross, within a portion of the refuge. Donna M. Owens,, 10 Feb. 2022 The most recent Benefit home built was Chesmar Homes’ Hillcrest plan in Lago Mar. Chesmar donated construction management and Land Tejas, the developer of Lago Mar, donated the homesite. Chron, 21 Aug. 2021 While the property homesite sprawls over 7,500 square-feet, the villa itself covers just 1,650. Howard Walker, Robb Report, 29 June 2021 If building your dream home is the plan, then the property at 3801 Beverly Drive covers two landscaped lots that were combined to create a 40-foot by 225-foot homesite on .75 acres. Dallas News, 27 June 2021 Cindy Wright, the homeowner who lives on the corner directly adjacent to the project, also worries about a pair of Engelmann oaks — trees unique to Southern California and Baja California — at her homesite. Rob Nikolewski, San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 June 2021 Now through Sunday, June 27, buyers can own an all new, 1-plus-acre homesite, during the Belle Oaks Grand Opening Land Sale. Chron, 26 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of homesite

1857, in the meaning defined above

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21 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Homesite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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