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host countrynoun [C]

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COMMERCE a country where a ​company that is ​based in another country has ​businessactivities: When ​productioncosts are ​raised in the ​host country, the ​company can easily ​move its ​activities to another country.
a country that ​providesservices, ​buildings, etc. for an ​event: To ​mark the ​meeting, the ​host country also ​organised a festival of arts.
(Definition of host country from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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