Host or hosts may refer to:
- A person who provides hospitality
- Host or sacramental bread
- Host (biology), organism harboring another organism on or in itself
- Host (psychology), "personality" emphasized in treating dissociative identity disorder
- Host (radio), the presenter or announcer on a radio show
- Host, headwaiter (Maître d' or Maître d'hôtel) of a restaurant or hotel
- Host, Pennsylvania
Other articles related to "host":
... Host station, railway stations in Melbourne, Australia with toilets etc ... Host, an author abbreviation in botany for Nicolaus Thomas Host ...
... Some remoras associate primarily with specific host species ... The relationship between a remora and its perfect host is most often taken to be one of commensalism, specifically phoresy ... The host to which it attaches for transport gains nothing from the relationship, but also loses little ...
... (Scatman John, Yūsaka Kimura and Louis Armstrong) Oha Suta (Main host, as "Yama-chan") Seiyū Club (Host) Shall We Dance? SmaSTATION!! (Guest appearance) Takeshi Tokoro no WA Fu Kita! (Host) ...
... provided connections and flow control between processes running on different ARPANET host computers ... using it to handle connections to other host computers ... The host usually connected to an IMP using another kind of interface, with different physical, data link and network layer specifications ...
... The Microsoft Windows Script Host (WSH) is an automation technology for Microsoft Windows operating systems that provides scripting abilities comparable to batch files, but ... It was originally called Windows Scripting Host, but was renamed for the second release ... Windows Script Host is distributed and installed by default on Windows 98 and later versions of Windows ...
Famous quotes containing the word host:
“The rule for hospitality and Irish help, is, to have the same dinner every day throughout the year. At last, Mrs. OShaughnessy learns to cook it to a nicety, the host learns to carve it, and the guests are well served.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“Thrust, my daughter or son, to escape, there is none, none, none,
Nor when all ponderous heavens host of waters breaks.”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“Think of the earth as a living organism that is being attacked by billions of bacteria whose numbers double every forty years. Either the host dies, or the virus dies, or both die.”
—Gore Vidal (b. 1925)