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Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Social Media

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 7 words.

A service offering *hosting.

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Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 67 words.

1. English: occupational name for an innkeeper, from Middle English, Old French (h)oste ‘host’, ‘guest’.

2. Danish (Høst):

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in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 50 words.

1 The Host of Julia's lodgings takes her (disguised as ‘Sebastian’) to see Proteus serenade Silvia.

2 The Host of

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Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 37 words.

the bread (often the Host) consecrated in the Eucharist.

A host (in a monstrance) is the emblem of St

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David L. Strayer.

in Freshwater Mussel Ecology

October 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology. 5551 words.

The larvae of most unionoids are parasitic on fish, so it is reasonable to suspect that the distribution and abundance of host fish might be an important factor in limiting unionoid...

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in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 51 words.

(1) The Host of Julia’s lodgings takes her (disguised as ‘Sebastian’) to see Proteus serenade Silvia.

(2) The Host of

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Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Medicine and Health.

The bread (often the Host) consecrated in the Eucharist.

A host (in a monstrance) is the emblem of St Clare of Assisi.

Recorded from Middle English, the word comes via Old...

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Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

1 The Host of Julia's lodgings takes her (disguised as ‘Sebastian’) to see Proteus serenade Silvia.

2 The Host of the Garter Inn loses his horses in The...

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 104 words.

boast, coast, ghost, host, most, oast, post, roast, toast • backmost • headmost • leftmost • endmost •

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 104 words.

boast, coast, ghost, host, most, oast, post, roast, toast • backmost • headmost • leftmost • endmost •

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