Host

Business / Internet Marketing / Host: An Internet host used to be a single machine connected to the Internet (which meant it had a unique IP address). As a host, it made available to other machines on the network certain services. However, virtual hosting has now meant that one physical host can now be actually many virtual hosts.

Other Words for Host

Host Adjective Synonyms: army, swarm, crowd, horde, multitude, throng, mob, pack, herd, troop, legion, body, assembly, assemblage, drove
Host Noun Synonyms: hostess, innkeeper, hotelier, hotel-keeper, hotelman, landlord or landlady, manager or manageress, proprietor or proprietress, publican
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Ghost Images

Entertainment / Photography / Ghost Images: Bright spots of light, often taking the shape of the aperture, which appear in the camera viewfinder or in the final photograph when a lens is pointed at a bright light like the sun. Ghost images have MORE

Coldfusion Hosting

Business / Internet Marketing / Coldfusion Hosting: Web hosting that supports coldfusion, a web application language introduced by Allaire and currently owned by Macromedia. MORE

Ghost Characters

Entertainment / Literature / Ghost Characters: This term should not be confused with characters who happen to appear on stage as ghosts. Shakespearean scholars use the word 'ghost characters' to refer to characters listed in the stage directions o MORE

Asp Hosting

Business / Internet Marketing / Asp Hosting: Web hosting that supports Active Server Pages, a server-side scripting environment from Microsoft. MORE

Dedicated Hosting

Business / Internet Marketing / Dedicated Hosting: Hosting option whereby the host provides and is responsible for the equipment, dedicating an entire server to the client's websites. MORE

Competence (For Hosts)

Health / Disease / Competence (For Hosts): The efficiency with which a host acquires and spreads a pathogen. MORE

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