Share this entry
in situ
American English: /ˌɪn ˈsaɪtu/
, /ˌɪn ˈsitu/
British English: /ɪn ˈsɪtjuː/

Translation of in situ in Spanish:


  • [formal]
    in situ [formal]
    Example sentences
    • The archaeologists were able to date the vase because it was found in situ.
    • Her mission is preserving populations of native rock grape plants in situ, on site in their native habitat, as part of an ecological preserve.
    Example sentences
    • These facilities are now in situ with a planned operational date in October.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.