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servernoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·vər/
(Definition of server from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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servernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsɜːvər/ IT
a central computer that controls and provides information to other computers in a network: The server crashed twice. All your e-mails are saved on the internet provider's server.
(Definition of server from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “server”
in Arabic الخادِم (كمبيوتر)…
in Korean (컴퓨터의) 서버…
in Portuguese servidor…
in Catalan servidor…
in Japanese (コンピュータの)サーバー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 计算机, 服务器…
in Turkish ana bilgisayar…
in Russian сервер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電腦, 伺服器…
in Italian server (computer)…
in Polish serwer…
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“server” in British English

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