web server Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"web server" in British English

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web servernoun [C]

uk   us   specialized
a ​computersystem or ​program that ​sendswebsites and ​information to internet ​users
(Definition of web server from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"web server" in Business English

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web servernoun [C]

(also Web server) uk   us   IT, INTERNET
a ​computersystem or ​program that ​finds and ​sends web ​pages to ​internetusers: Hackers can ​exploitflaws in the web ​server to ​gainaccess to a company's ​database.
(Definition of web server from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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