website

noun
web·​site | \ ˈweb-ˌsīt How to pronounce website (audio) \
variants: or Web site or less commonly web site

Definition of website

: a group of World Wide Web pages usually containing hyperlinks to each other and made available online by an individual, company, educational institution, government, or organization

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The debunked theory that the MMR vaccine causes autism has been trumpeted on platforms such as YouTube and Facebook, as well as through professional-looking websites and pamphlets, and by celebrities such as Jenny McCarthy. Ryan Blethen, The Seattle Times, "How do you persuade people to vaccinate? Clark County measles outbreak highlights the difficulties," 13 Apr. 2019 The collection is live on the Reformation website and soon to be Nordstrom.com. Scarlett Newman, Teen Vogue, "Reformation Launches Permanent Extended Sizes Collection," 28 Mar. 2019 In the age of social media, previous royal births have been announced on Twitter first, then on the Royal Family website and the media. Katherine J. Igoe, Marie Claire, "These Are the Exact Protocols for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Royal Baby Birth," 27 Mar. 2019 The Asus Live Update software is designed to look for new versions of the programs released on the Asus website and then automatically update a PC’s BIOS, drivers, and applications. Mark Hachman, PCWorld, "Update: Asus issues fix for ShadowHammer attack, and a tool to detect if your PC was affected," 26 Mar. 2019 And so the Apple Card charges into the financial world in which cheery, millennial-baiting websites and apps try to displace the gloomy, buttoned-up mortgage lenders and bankers of old with smile and that Silicon Valley sheen. Andrew Moseman, Popular Mechanics, "Apple Is a Credit Card Company Now," 25 Mar. 2019 To check on the schedule of your local Wally World, simply head on over to Walmart's website and search in its store locater. Jennifer Aldrich, Country Living, "Is Walmart Open on Easter? Here Are the Superstore's Holiday Hours," 11 Mar. 2019 Photos of her wearing the look were even featured on the welcome page of the website and the brand's Instagram account. Isabel Greenberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Serena Williams Responds to Meghan Markle Wearing a Blazer from Her Clothing Line," 17 Oct. 2018 Visit this Help Center page on Facebook’s website and log in to your account. Kurt Wagner, Recode, "Here’s how to see if your personal data was stolen in the recent Facebook hack," 12 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of website

1993, in the meaning defined above

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Web site

noun

Kids Definition of Web site

: a group of World Wide Web pages usually containing links to each other and made available online by an individual, company, or organization

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