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1. Displaying no hospitality; unfriendly.
2. Unfavorable to life or growth; hostile: the barren, inhospitable desert.
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|Noun||1.||inhospitableness - the environmental condition in a region that lacks a favorable climate or terrain for life or growth|
environmental condition - the state of the environment
|2.||inhospitableness - having an unfriendly and inhospitable disposition|
unfriendliness - an unfriendly disposition
hospitableness - having a disposition that welcomes guests and is fond of entertaining
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