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A computer connected to a network on which users of the network can store files.
(Computer Science) computing the central unit of a local area network that controls its operation and provides access to separately stored data files
a computer that makes files available to workstations on a network.Compare server (def. 6).
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|Noun||1.||file server - (computer science) a digital computer that provides workstations on a network with controlled access to shared resources|
dedicated file server - (computer science) a file server that can be used only as a file server
digital computer - a computer that represents information by numerical (binary) digits
non-dedicated file server - (computer science) a file server that can be used simultaneously as a workstation