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See: Service Task, Service Product, Service Oriented Architecture, SOAP.



  • (WordNet, 2009) ⇒
    • S: (n) service (work done by one person or group that benefits another) "budget separately for goods and services"
    • S: (n) service (an act of help or assistance) "he did them a service"
    • S: (n) service, religious service, divine service (the act of public worship following prescribed rules) "the Sunday service"
    • S: (n) service (a company or agency that performs a public service; subject to government regulation)
    • S: (n) service (employment in or work for another) "he retired after 30 years of service"
    • S: (n) military service, armed service, service (a force that is a branch of the armed forces)
    • S: (n) Service, Robert William Service (Canadian writer (born in England) who wrote about life in the Yukon Territory (1874-1958))
    • S: (n) avail, help, service (a means of serving) "of no avail"; "there's no help for it"
    • S: (n) service, table service (tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table)
    • S: (n) servicing, service (the act of mating by male animals) "the bull was worth good money in servicing fees"
    • S: (n) service ((law) the acts performed by an English feudal tenant for the benefit of his lord which formed the consideration for the property granted to him)
    • S: (n) serve, service ((sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play) "his powerful serves won the game"
    • S: (n) service, serving, service of process (the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone) "he accepted service of the subpoena"
    • S: (n) overhaul, inspection and repair, service (periodic maintenance on a car or machine) "it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"
    • S: (n) service (the performance of duties by a waiter or servant) "that restaurant has excellent service"
    • S: (v) service, serve (be used by; as of a utility) "The sewage plant served the neighboring communities"; "The garage served to shelter his horses"
    • S: (v) service (make fit for use) "service my truck"; "the washing machine needs to be serviced"
    • S: (v) serve, service (mate with) "male animals serve the females for breeding purposes"