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server

noun serv·er \ˈsər-vər\

: a person who brings your food and drinks at a restaurant : a waiter or waitress

: the main computer in a network which provides files and services that are used by the other computers

: the player who begins play in tennis, volleyball, etc., by serving the ball

Full Definition of SERVER

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:  one that serves food or drink
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:  the player who serves (as in tennis)
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:  something used in serving food or drink
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:  one that serves legal processes upon another
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:  the celebrant's assistant at mass
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:  a computer in a network that is used to provide services (as access to files or shared peripherals or the routing of e-mail) to other computers in the network
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Examples of SERVER

  1. She asked our server for another glass of wine.
  2. <we had barely finished ordering when the server brought our salads>

First Known Use of SERVER

15th century

Rhymes with SERVER

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