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(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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Specifically designed for airlines without access to a host computer, LocalServ is targeted at the needs of ground handling companies providing passenger services for multiple regional, charter, and non-scheduled airlines.
He turned to Perle Specialix, which worked with MFS on similar projects in Canada and Latin America, to integrate its RIO product line, a state-of-the-art serial connectivity solution, that enables data transfer between wireless electronic devices and host computers over distances greater than one-half mile.
Remote users who connect to a host computer can examine files and directory contents.
Thus, if both the portable computer and smart card are stolen, the thief won't be able to access the host computer without the personal ID code.
Table 69 - DRC - Internet host computers - 1996 - 2004
The ACPs, located at Camelot processing centers, will perform concentration, routing and protocol mediation between the Lottery access network and Camelot's Host computers, allowing Camelot to leverage evolving access network technologies as it becomes attractive to do so.
Slingshot is available for Windows 98/ME/XP/2000 host computers, and connects to the host computer via a USB port.
The AVeL-NET system will provide real-time tracking of up to 200 police vehicles and will enable dispatchers and other host computers connected to the network to graphically display GPS-based position information from fleets of vehicles on a digital map.
SCRAMNet+ SC150e Series boards allow host computers to access SCRAMNet+ memory at speeds up to five times faster than any other shared memory networking system, more than doubling overall system throughput in many applications.