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group·ware

 (gro͞op′wâr′)
n.
Software that integrates work on a single project by several concurrent users at separated workstations.
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groupware

(ˈɡruːpˌwɛə)
n
(Computer Science) software that enables computers within a group or organization to work together, allowing users to exchange electronic-mail messages, access shared files and databases, use video conferencing, etc
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group•ware

(ˈgrup wɛər)
n.
software enabling a group to work together on common projects, share data, and synchronize schedules, esp. through networked computers.
[1985–90]
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Noun1.groupware - software that can be used by a group of people who are working on the same information but may be distributed in space
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
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