See also: Server
server (plural servers)
- (computing) A program that provides services to other programs or devices, either in the same computer or over a computer network.
- (computing) A computer dedicated to running such programs.
- 2013 June 14, Jonathan Freedland, “Obama's once hip brand is now tainted”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 1, page 18:
- Now we are liberal with our innermost secrets, spraying them into the public ether with a generosity our forebears could not have imagined. Where we once sent love letters in a sealed envelope, or stuck photographs of our children in a family album, now such private material is despatched to servers and clouds operated by people we don't know and will never meet.
- One who serves.
- A tray for dishes; a salver.
- (program): client
one who serves
preferred unisex term for a waitress or waiter
a tray for dishes
computing: a program which provides services to other programs or users
computing: a computer dedicated to running server programs
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