Associations to the word «Server»


SERVER, noun. One who serves; a waitress or waiter.
SERVER, noun. A tray for dishes; a salver.
SERVER, noun. (computing) A program which provides services to other programs or users, either in the same computer or over a computer network.
SERVER, noun. ​(computing) A computer dedicated to running such programs.
SERVER SIDE INCLUDE, noun. (computing) A server-side scripting language used on the Web, allowing the contents of external files to be included at specified points within a web page.

Dictionary definition

SERVER, noun. A person whose occupation is to serve at table (as in a restaurant).
SERVER, noun. (court games) the player who serves to start a point.
SERVER, noun. (computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network.
SERVER, noun. Utensil used in serving food or drink.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King