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guest

1. 
a. an actor, contestant, entertainer, etc., taking part as a visitor in a programme in which there are also regular participants
b. (as modifier): a guest appearance
2. a patron of a hotel, boarding house, restaurant, etc.
3. Zoology a nontechnical name for inquiline

guest

[gest]
(chemistry)
Cationic, anionic, or neutral organic, inorganic, or biological substance, bound by means of various interactions (electrostatic, hydrogen bonding, van der Waals, donor-acceptor) within a crystalline or molecular structure. Also known as guest molecule; guest substance.

guest

A person who logs into a network or service that does not have a user account. Guests are given a default set of privileges until they officially register with the service. See guest account, guest privileges and user account. See also guest operating system.
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The first guest of honor was China followed by Japan in 2009 and France in 2010.
Al-Anqari said that the choice of the Kingdom as the guest of honor points to the distinguished status enjoyed by the Kingdom at Arab, Islamic, and international arenas as well as the efforts of the Government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in support of dialogue between followers of religions, civilizations and cultures.
Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Anqari said that inviting the Kingdom as guest of honor at the five-day Korean most prestigious book fair ensures the Kingdom's status at international levels, stressing that the participation will include a scientific and cultural program, and a number of ministries, universities, libraries, government agencies and publishing houses will participate in the Kingdom's pavilion.
The Saudi Cultural Attache expressed Saudi Arabia's appreciation of Morocco for its invitation to participate in the Book Fair as a guest of honor.
color) Korean War veteran Danny Fritz, who survived the Battle of Chosin Reservoir in 1950, will be the guest of honor at a Veterans Day ceremony in Rosamond today.
Summary: ISLAMABAD, Jumada Al-Awwal 17, 1432 H / April 21, 2011, SPA -- The International Islamic University in Pakistan has held the annual cultural week of the university at the girls&' section where wife of Saudi ambassador to Pakistan Aljooharah Abdullah Ala&'raifi was the guest of honor.
Heidi Blau, AIA, Fox and Fowle Architects, Fran Prionegro, Associated Press; Lois Weiss, NY Post; and guest of honor William C.
Their guest of honor was author Sandra Brown, best-known for her mysteries, ``The Alibi'' and ``Fat Tuesday.
The more than 275 media and 150 executives in attendance witnessed the event's guest of honor, retired science teacher Irv Gordon, become the first person to drive two million miles in the same car, a 1966 Volvo P1800.
Al-Janadriyah daily bulletin said Japan pavilion, the guest of honor of the.
Marilyn Jordan Taylor and chairwoman of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill was the guest of honor.
Many of the ladies-who-lunch wore hats in anticipation of meeting Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, but the guest of honor came casual.