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English definition of “help desk”

help desk

noun [C]    
a service that provides information and help to people using a computer networkInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of help desk noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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