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Related to in situ: carcinoma in situ, in situ concrete, In situ hybridization, in situ conservation
in situ[in ′si·chü]
(science and technology)
In the original location.
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In position; a term applied to building elements and improvements that are assembled or cast in their permanent position on site rather than prefabricated elsewhere; for example, cast concrete rather than precast concrete.
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In place, as in cast-in-place concrete.
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in situIn place. When something is "in situ," it is in its original location.
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