Definition of service pack in English:

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service pack


(abbreviation SP)
A periodically released update to software from a manufacturer, consisting of requested enhancements and fixes for known bugs.
Example sentences
  • What do I need to do in order to install the service pack and have access to the Internet?
  • This service pack includes a firewall which monitors traffic in both directions and which will be on by default.
  • After downloading the service pack, you'll need to extract the contents.

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Syllabification: serv·ice pack

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