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SERVICE





Definition:

  1. [noun] work done by one person or group that benefits another; "budget separately for goods and services"

  2. [noun] a company or agency that performs a public service; subject to government regulation

  3. [noun] the act of public worship following prescribed rules; "the Sunday service"
    Synonyms: religious divine

  4. [noun] an act of help or assistance; "he did them a service"

  5. [noun] employment in or work for another; "he retired after 30 years of service"

  6. [noun] a force that is a branch of the armed forces
    Synonyms: military armed

  7. [noun] the performance of duties by a waiter or servant; "that restaurant has excellent service"

  8. [noun] periodic maintenance on a car or machine; "it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"
    Synonyms: overhaul, inspection and repair

  9. [noun] tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
    Synonyms: table

  10. [noun] (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play; "his powerful serves won the game"
    Synonyms: serve

  11. [noun] the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone; "he accepted service of the subpoena"
    Synonyms: serving, of process

  12. [noun] Canadian writer (born in England) who wrote about life in the Yukon Territory (1874-1958)
    Synonyms: Service, Robert William Service

  13. [noun] a means of serving; "of no avail"; "there's no help for it"
    Synonyms: avail, help

  14. [noun] the act of mating by male animals; "the bull was worth good money in servicing fees"
    Synonyms: servicing

  15. [noun] (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

  16. [verb] be used by; as of a utility; "The sewage plant served the neighboring communities"; "The garage served to shelter his horses"
    Synonyms: serve

  17. [verb] make fit for use; "service my truck"; "the washing machine needs to be serviced"

  18. [verb] mate with; "male animals serve the females for breeding purposes"
    Synonyms: serve

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