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website

[web-sahyt] /ˈwɛbˌsaɪt/
noun
1.
Computers. 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, Website, web site, Web site.
Origin
1990-95
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Examples from the web for websites
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  • Prevent people who are hypochondriacs from viewing websites related to health concerns.
British Dictionary definitions for websites

website

/ˈwɛbˌsaɪt/
noun
1.
a group of connected pages on the World Wide Web containing information on a particular subject
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Word Origin and History for websites

website

n.

also web site, 1994, from web in the Internet sense + site.

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websites in Science
website or Web site
  (wěb'sīt')   
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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