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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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This worm can use people as an accidental host and has been known to cause blindness in children.
With the deer come the ticks, and people become the accidental host for ticks looking for a blood meal.
DISCUSSION: Echinococcosis is a significant health problem in India, considering the fact that it is a zoonotic disease and man is an accidental host.