website

noun
web·​site | \ˈweb-ˌsīt \
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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Without naming the state, Friday's indictment says the Russian intelligence officers stole information on about 500,000 voters from the website of one board of elections, a breach that went undetected for three weeks. CBS News, "Top state election officials meet amid security concerns," 14 July 2018 Call 410-272-1600 or visit the city’s website at https://www.aberdeenmd.gov for more information. David Anderson, The Aegis, "Aberdeen council adopts new trash pickup ordinance," 12 July 2018 The fire department website at goo.gl/UF9UB4 has updated information about burning. Zaz Hollander, Anchorage Daily News, "Anchorage burn ban eased amid cool and rainy weather," 12 July 2018 He can be reached at adam@peakrevenueperformance.com, or via the company’s website at PeakRevenuePerformance.com. Adam Snitzer, miamiherald, "Why 9 is my favorite number," 12 July 2018 To learn more, visit the UC Master Gardeners website at www.mastergardenersd.org and click on the picture of the Earth-Friendly sign. Dawn Standke, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Tally up your garden’s earth friendliness," 12 July 2018 Write to Ray in care of King Features, 628 Virginia Drive, Orlando, FL 32803, or email via the Car Talk website at www.cartalk.com. Ray Magliozzi, courant.com, "Car Talk: It's Safe To Use Seat Heaters If Stranded In Snow," 11 July 2018 Loganville’s website at www.loganville-ga.gov has undergone a recent update. Karen Huppertz, ajc, "Loganville has new website," 11 July 2018 More information and registration forms are available of the village’s website at www.ci.montgomery.il.us. Judy Pochel, Aurora Beacon-News, "Auditions set for Montgomery's Got Talent," 11 July 2018

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First Known Use of website

1993, in the meaning defined above

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Web site

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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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