Host

(as in web host)
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(from the article `community ecology`) Parasites and their hosts engage in a similar evolutionary arms race, although in the past parasitologists believed this not to be the case. Instead, ... Communicable, or contagious, diseases are those transmitted from one organism to another; infectious diseases are diseases caused in the host by ...
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(from the article `idolatry`) ...stands. A special instance is the human nature of Jesus Christ (which is worthy of divine worship because of its inseparable union with the Second ... ...is converted into the substance of the body and blood, although the outward appearances of the elements, their `accidents,` remain. Such prac...
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(from the article `Internet`) ...to each user`s tasks despite the existence of many others accessing the system `simultaneously.` This led to the notion of sharing computer ... Online services are managed by a host, or gateway, system that maintains a base of information accessible to satellite users. Users of so-called ... ...
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(hōst) an animal or plant that harbors and provides sustenance for another organism (the parasite). the recipient of an organ or other tissue derived from another organism (the donor).
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(NETWORK GLOSSARY) Computer system on a network. Similar to the terms device or node except that host usually implies a computer system, whereas device and node generally apply to any networked system, including communication servers and routers.
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[n] - (medicine) recipient of transplanted tissue or organ from a donor 2. [n] - 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 3. [n] - the owner or manager of an inn 4. [n] - any organization that provides resources and facilities for a...
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• (n.) An army; a number of men gathered for war. • (v. t.) To give entertainment to. • (n.) The consecrated wafer, believed to be the body of Christ, which in the Mass is offered as a sacrifice; also, the bread before consecration. • (n.) Any great number or multitude; a throng. • (v. i.) To lodge at an inn; to take up ent...
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noun (computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network
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noun an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association
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[biology] In biology, a host is an organism that harbors a parasite, or a mutual or commensal symbiont, typically providing nourishment and shelter. In botany, a host plant is one that supplies food resources and substrate for certain insects or other fauna. Examples of such interactions include a cell being host to a virus, a bean plant ho...
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[network] A network host is a computer or other device connected to a computer network. A network host may offer information resources, services, and applications to users or other nodes on the network. A network host is a network node that is assigned a network layer host address. Computers participating in networks that use the Internet P...
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[psychology] In psychology and mental health, a host is the most important (to therapeutic goals) mental entity in someone who has dissociative identity disorder (formerly known as multiple personality disorder). Often this is thought to be the root of the person`s psyche, or at least a key figure for completion of therapy, whether or not i...
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[Unix] host is a simple utility for performing Domain Name System lookups. It was developed by the Internet Systems Consortium (ISC), and is released under the ISC license, a permissive free software license. The similar dig utility interrogates DNS servers directly for troubleshooting and system administration purposes. ...
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[Verb] To look after visitors or guests.
Example: The school asked for families to host visiting children from France.
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Host (hōst) noun [ Late Latin hostia sacrifice, victim, from hostire to strike.] (R. C. Ch.) The consecrated wafer, believed to be the body of Christ, which in the Mass is offered as a sacrifice; also, the bread before consecration. » In the Latin Vulgate the word was a...
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Host intransitive verb To lodge at an inn; to take up entertainment. [ Obsolete] 'Where you shall host .' Shak.
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Host noun [ Middle English host , ost , Old French host , ost , from Latin hostis enemy, Late Latin , army. See Guest , and confer Host a landlord.] 1. An army; a number of men gathered for war. « A host so great as covered all ...
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Host transitive verb To give entertainment to. [ Obsolete] Spenser.
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1. In genetics, the organism, typically a bacterium, into which a gene from another organism is transplanted. 2. In medicine, an animal infected or parasitized by another organism.
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1.A computer system accessed by a user from a remote location. In the case of two computer systems connected via modem, the 'host' is the system containing the data and the 'remote' is the computer at which the user is working. 2.A computer that is connected to a TCP/IP network, including the Internet. Each host has a unique IP address. 3.As a verb...
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A bird (or other animal) on or in which a parasite or an infectious agent lives.
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A casino employee who caters to high betting customers
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A computer on a network that provides services to other computers on the network. Unless you have yo
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A computer that houses, serves and maintains files for a website. A critical element in any hosting solution is a fast connection to the Internet.
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