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Synonyms for host

master of ceremonies

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presenter

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give

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multitude

Synonyms for host

a very large number of things grouped together

Synonyms for host

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

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a vast multitude

an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite

a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)

archaic terms for army

any organization that provides resources and facilities for a function or event

(medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor

the owner or manager of an inn

a technical name for the bread used in the service of Mass or Holy Communion

(computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network

References in periodicals archive ?
Dog is the definitive host, sheep is an intermediate host whereas man is an accidental host.
Whether takins are the reservoir host or an accidental host for B.
Humans, as accidental hosts, are contaminated after ingestion of unsafe water or raw aquatic plants.
renale is frequently descripted in brazilian dogs in comparison to other countries suggesting that the disease is more prevalent in this country, where the diversified tropical ecosystems may facilitate the harmonious coexistence (and adaptation) of the intermediate, paratenic and/or accidental hosts of this parasite thereby increasing the chances of infection and diagnosis (10).
1) As humans are accidental hosts, the parasite cannot complete its life cycle, and immature worms lodge in the central nervous system where they elicit a condition known as eosinophilic meningitis.
Humans are accidental hosts of this nematode, which is not able to reproduce in the human and will eventually degenerate.