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hostel

noun

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a place that provides rooms and usually a public dining room for overnight guests
  • in the old days, a traveler could spend the night at one of the hostels placed along the coach route

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The first known use of hostel was in the 14th century

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“Hostel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hostel. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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