Pronunciation: (in-hos'pi-tu-bul, in"ho-spit'u-bul), [key]
1. not inclined to, or characterized by, hospitality, as persons or actions; unfriendly.
2. (of a region, climate, etc.) not offering shelter, favorable conditions, etc.; barren: an inhospitable rocky coast.
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