n. act of receiving guests in one's home; (Computers, Internet) act of providing storage space for the computer files of another person or company (such as web sites, etc.) həʊst n. one who receives guests; living creature on which a parasite lives; large number, multitude (of people or things); computer which acts as a server for other computers v. act as master of ceremonies; receive guests into one's home; throw a party

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