land site

Definitions of land site
  1. noun
    the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)
    synonyms: site
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    ground zero
    the site of the World Trade Center before it was destroyed
    Lateran
    the site in Rome containing the church of Rome and the Lateran Palace
    Stonehenge
    an ancient megalithic monument in southern England; probably used for ritual purposes
    Byblos
    an ancient Mediterranean seaport that was a thriving city state in Phoenicia during the second millennium BC; was the chief port for the export of papyrus; located in Lebanon to the north of Beirut; now partially excavated
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    camp, summer camp
    a site where care and activities are provided for children during the summer months
    apron
    (golf) the part of the fairway leading onto the green
    bomb site
    an area in a town that has been devastated by bombs
    bivouac, campground, camping area, camping ground, camping site, campsite, encampment
    a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
    burial ground, burial site, burying ground, cemetery, graveyard, memorial park, necropolis
    a tract of land used for burials
    archeological site, dig, excavation
    the site of an archeological exploration
    dump, dumpsite, garbage dump, rubbish dump, trash dump, waste-yard, wasteyard
    a piece of land where waste materials are dumped
    fairway
    the area between the tee and putting green where the grass is cut short
    green, putting green, putting surface
    an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course
    launching site
    a place for launching pads
    monument
    an important site that is marked and preserved as public property
    premises
    land and the buildings on it
    rough
    the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
    tee, teeing ground
    the starting place for each hole on a golf course
    Superfund site, toxic site, toxic waste area
    a site where toxic wastes have been dumped and the Environmental Protection Agency has designated them to be cleaned up
    day camp
    a camp providing care and activities for children during the daytime
    eitchen midden, kitchen midden, midden
    (archeology) a mound of domestic refuse containing shells and animal bones marking the site of a prehistoric settlement
    garbage heap, junk heap, junk pile, refuse heap, rubbish heap, scrapheap, trash heap, trash pile
    an accumulation of refuse and discarded matter
    toxic dumpsite, toxic waste dump, toxic waste site
    a location where toxic wastes can be or have been disposed of (often illegally)
    market cross
    a cross-shaped monument set up in the marketplace of a town where public business is often conducted
    potter's field
    a cemetery for unknown or indigent people
    orphan site
    a toxic waste area where the polluter could not be identified or the polluter refused to take action or pay for the cleanup
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    parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, tract
    an extended area of land
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