hospitium

[ ho-spish-ee-uh m ]
/ hɒˈspɪʃ i əm /
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noun, plural hos·pi·ti·a [ho-spish-ee-uh] /hɒˈspɪʃ i ə/.

a hospice.

Nearby words

  1. hospitalization insurance,
  2. hospitalize,
  3. hospitaller,
  4. hospitalman,
  5. hospitia,
  6. hospodar,
  7. hoss,
  8. host,
  9. host computer,
  10. host-specific

Origin of hospitium

1640–50; < Latin: hospitable reception, entertainment, place of entertainment, equivalent to hospit- (stem of hospes) host, guest, stranger + -ium -ium

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