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service provider Line breaks: ser|vice pro|vider

Definition of service provider in English:

noun

A company which allows its subscribers access to the Internet.
Example sentences
  • This way of thinking could be part of a reasonable strategy for a service provider.
  • It is usually better to place web page files on servers hosted by the internet service provider.
  • The school uses a special internet service provider to block access to unsuitable sites.

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