a military train equipped to transport wounded troops to a hospital.
[ho-spish-ee-uh m] /hɒˈspɪʃ i əm/ noun, plural hospitia [ho-spish-ee-uh] /hɒˈspɪʃ i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. a hospice.
[hos-puh-dahr] /ˈhɒs pəˌdɑr/ noun 1. a former title of governors or princes of Wallachia and Moldavia. /ˈhɒspəˌdɑː/ noun 1. (formerly) the governor or prince of Moldavia or Wallachia under Ottoman rule
n. 1815, representing U.S. dialectal variant pronunciation of horse, especially as applied to (large or coarse) persons. noun A strong and dependable person; superior person; strong man; pisser: We didn’t have a hoss in the bullpen until Mark Littell started coming through for us (1940s+)
Hospital Operating System – STructured Programming Language. A Fortran-like language with structured extensions. [“HOS-STPL User Manual”, Health Services Research, US Public Health Service (Jan 1975)].