Hostry
Hostry Host"ry, n. [OE. hosterie, osterie, OF. hosterie. See {Host} a landlord.] 1. A hostelry; an inn or lodging house. [Obs.] --Marlowe. [1913 Webster]

2. A stable for horses. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]


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