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[L. hospes, stranger, guest, host]
1. The organism from which a parasite obtains its nourishment. 2. In embryology, the larger and more relatively normal of conjoined twins. 3. In transplantation of tissue, the one who receives the graft.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Host." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758612/all/transfer_host.
Host. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758612/all/transfer_host. Accessed December 10, 2019.
Host. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758612/all/transfer_host
Host [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 10]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758612/all/transfer_host.
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