Definition of client-server in English:


Syllabification: cli·ent-serv·er


  • Denoting a computer system in which a central server provides data to a number of networked workstations.
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    • Within three years, fewer than 100 people invented computer networking, client-server computing, graphical user interfaces, and laser printing.
    • He is interested in computer architecture and client-server systems.
    • This will make it possible to run three-tiered client-server on all Linux servers, eliminating our aging HP-UX hardware.

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