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name server


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A server used for name resolution: a client provides the symbolic name of a resource and the server responds with some physical information such as an address. The Internet Domain Name Service which consists of a number of communicating name servers which provide the IP address of a computer, given its name, is an example of the use of a name server.

Subjects: Computing.


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