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hostelry


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hostelry  \Hos"tel*ry\,  n.  [OE.  hostelrie  hostelrye,  ostelrie 
  OF  hostelerie  fr  hostel.  See  {Hostel}.] 
  An  inn;  a  lodging  house.  [Archaic]  --Chaucer.  ``Homely 
  brought  up  in  a  rude  hostelry.''  --B.  Jonson 
 
  Come  with  me  to  the  hostelry.  --Longfellow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hostelry 
  n  :  a  hotel  for  travelers  [syn:  {hostel},  {inn},  {lodge}] 




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