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hospitality

noun [U] uk   /ˌhɒs.pɪˈtæl.ə.ti/ us    /ˌhɑː.spɪˈtæl.ə.t̬i/
C1 the act of being friendly and welcoming to guests and visitors: The local people showed me great hospitality.Friendly the food, drink, etc. that an organization provides in order to keep its guests or business partners happy: The company's guests at Ascot are entertained in the corporate hospitality area.Food - general wordsDrinks - general words
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