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host

(Multitude), noun a many, a mass of, an abundance of, army, array, assembly, body, cloud, cluster, company, congregation, crowd, crush, flood, galaxy, group, herd, horde, jam, large amount, litter, nest, no end of, numbers, pack, panoply, school, scores, slew, storm

host

(Owner), noun barkeeper, bartender, hostess, hotel keeper, innkeeper, inviter, owner, owner of an estabbishment, proprietor, restaurant owner, saloon keeper, serving liquor, tavern keeper
Associated concepts: host liability statute
See also: body, collection, mass, plurality, quantity
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On primary host, copy VM state (mem/cpu) to a buffer
The distribution of the MPB's primary host ends in western Alberta where the predominant lodgepole pine forest changes to a lodgepole-jack pine (Pinus banksiana) mix, with transition to pure jack pine in eastern Alberta and eastward across Canada (Ono 2004).
Birds are the primary host, with humans and animals (such as horses) being secondary and usually "deadend" hosts.
This is largely because many believe that Pakistan is the primary host for Afghan militants.
The primary host of protozoan parasite is the house cat, which are generally infected with T gondii by ingesting contaminated meat, water or the feces of a cat that has recently been infected; however, the parasite also can be passed from mother to fetus.
The protest was led by retired vet Dr John Gallagher, from Lustleigh, Devon, whosaid: 'The badger really is the primary host of tuberculosis in this country for cattle.
The Faculty of Administration assumed the role of primary host and provided generous financial support.
Active in their recruitment, as the primary host or at least co-host on their campus visits, was Williams, whose father has been an assistant coach at De La Salle.
This data protection strategy requires a similar system to the primary host and its storage.
White-tailed deer are likely the primary host of the adult tick in the eastern United States.
Prior to his tenure in DC, he worked at ESPN for four years (1996-2000) and was the primary host of College Hoops 2Night on ESPN2.
The ectodomain heterodimer seems critical for the infection of macrophages, the primary host cell of all arteriviruses, perhaps playing a role in receptor interaction (14), but neither the GP5 ectodomain nor the M protein ectodomain appears to determine host cell tropism (15,16).

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