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    host - Dictionary definition and meaning for word host

    Definition
    (noun) a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there Definition
    (noun) a vast multitude
    Synonyms : horde , legion
    Definition
    (noun) an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association Definition
    (noun) a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers) Definition
    (noun) archaic terms for army
    Synonyms : legion
    Definition
    (noun) any organization that provides resources and facilities for a function or event
    Example Sentence
    • Atlanta was chosen to be host for the Olympic Games
    Definition
    (noun) (medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor Definition
    (noun) the owner or manager of an inn
    Synonyms : boniface , innkeeper
    Definition
    (noun) a technical name for the bread used in the service of Mass or Holy Communion Definition
    (noun) (computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network
    Synonyms : server
    Definition
    (verb) be the host of or for
    Example Sentence
    • We hosted 4 couples last night
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