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English definition of “hosting”

hosting

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈhəʊstɪŋ/ INTERNET
the service of providing the computer equipment and software for a website on the internet and making it available for people to see: internet/website/web hosting
(Definition of hosting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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