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