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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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Gynopara in October return to the primary host and give birth to wingless oviparae that mate with males and lay winter eggs.
Sheep can be the intermediate host for four different tapeworms in the United Kingdom; their primary host is generally the dog (or fox) and they can lead to significant losses due to partial or complete rejection at slaughter.
Effect of the primary host for production of both sexes on the mating interaction in an autoparasitoid species.
The Baltimore checkerspot's primary host plant is found in wetlands, and wetlands are disappearing," says Dearie Bowers, professor of ecology and biology at the University of Colorado--Boulder.
capitata are generalist species with high colonization capacities (Selivon 2000), it is likely that in periods of increased fly populations, or when there is low availability of primary host fruits, these tephritids may seek alternative hosts such as B.
Murdoch University is the primary host and organiser of the event, in collaboration with all Western Australian universities--including Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, the University of Notre Dame and the University of Western Australia.
crassifolia, and its bounded geographical distribution, indicates that this fruit seems to be an alternative host for this species that is occasionally used when probably no other primary host is present.
Infection depends on contact between the primary host species and a susceptible animal.
Also on the primary host server, create a net service name that the standby database when running on the primary host, can use to connect to the primary, when it is running on the standby host.
Its primary host is a sediment-dwelling oligochaete, while mosquitofish serve as one of several intermediate hosts (in addition to other species of fish, amphibians, and reptiles; Coyner, 1998).
The images show the gametocytes, the sexual form of the parasite by which it is transmitted from humans to mosquitoes, its primary host.
The northern drill line, shown in the cross section below has transected the main Cuddingwarra shear zone which is the primary host to mineralisation in the region.

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