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Term of the Week

host

Person who gets an organ or tissue from someone else; also a person or animal that a parasite lives inside of or on. For example, a dog may be a host to lice or ticks.

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Uniform Glossary

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Also known as the Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms. This was jointly developed by the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services.