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A host is

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A host

provides resources or services to other computers on the same network for a fee. One host machine may provide several services, such as SMTP (e-mail) and HTTP (Web).[3]


  1. Intermatic, Inc. v. Toeppen, 947 F. Supp. 1227, 1230, 40 U.S.P.Q.2d (BNA) 1412 (N.D. Ill. 1996) (full-text).
  2., GIS Glossary (full-text).
  3. U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice, Electronic Crime Scene Investigation: A Guide for First Responders 55 (2d ed. Apr. 2008) (full-text).

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