Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[on-sahyt, awn-] /ˈɒnˌsaɪt, ˈɔn-/

accomplished or located at the site of a particular activity or concern:
on-site medical treatment for accident victims.

also onsite, 1959, from on + site. Originally in reference to Cold War military inspections.


Read Also:

  • On-site generation

    noun See distributed generation

  • On sked

    adverb phrase On schedule: Aside from minor setbacks ”Street Trash” has been proceeding smoothly and on sked (1940s+)

  • Onslaught

    [on-slawt, awn-] /ˈɒnˌslɔt, ˈɔn-/ noun 1. an onset, assault, or attack, especially a vigorous one. /ˈɒnˌslɔːt/ noun 1. a violent attack n. 1620s, anslaight, somehow from or on analogy of Dutch aanslag “attack,” from Middle Dutch aenslach, from aen “on” (see on) + slach “blow,” related to slaen “slay.” Spelling influenced by obsolete (since c.1400) […]

  • Onslow

    [onz-loh] /ˈɒnz loʊ/ noun 1. George, 1784–1853, French composer.

Disclaimer: On-site definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.