in situ definition

  • adverb:
    • in initial place.
    • with its initial position or spot
    • In its all-natural or initial place or place; in place; -- said specif., in geology, of a rock, soil, or fossil, when into the situation where it was originally created or deposited.
    • with its initial place; perhaps not expanding beyond the spot of origin; localized and undisturbed.
    • in the original or natural spot or web site
  • adjective:
    • with its initial place or place
  • noun:
    • In its web site or place; with its original or proper location; set up; when you look at the place which it occupied at the time it absolutely was formed or (in these are artificial constructions) built: in geological use applied to a mass of rock that is with its appropriate location, as part of the development that it belongs, whether stratified or unstratified.

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