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Service can refer to


Acts of service

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Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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"Doing well by doing good." -Tom Lehrer

"Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love." -Martin Luther King Jr.

"He who wishes to secure the good of others, has already secured his own" - Confucius

"If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain. If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain." -Emily Dickinson

"Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little." - Edmund Burke

"Only a life lived for others is a life worth while" -Albert Einstein

"Rulers should serve the state so that their children will dream of being its servants." -Leonid S. Sukhorukov

"Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves." -James M. Barrie

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." -Mahatma Gandhi

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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also service




Service n. (genitive Service, plural Services)

  1. (dishes) service


Derived terms

  • Kaffeeservice, Teeservice

Simple English

Simple English Wiktionary has the word meaning for:

Service could mean:

  • Service (economics), the non-material equivalent of a good in economics and marketing
  • The Service Sector, the tertiary sector of industry
  • Domestic service, employment in a residence
  • Military service, the whole or part of a country's armed forces, or the act of serving in those forces
  • Civil service, career employees of government
  • Service is a Pakistani Group of Companies, Comprising of (among others) Service shoes, Service Tyres and ServAid (Chain of Pharamacies)
  • A penetrant, as defined by a building code
  • Systems Architecture Service, the provision of a discrete business or technology function within a systems environment; i.e. Business Service – “Manage Customer Address”; Technical Service – “Create E-Mail Notification”
  • Serve (tennis), a shot to start a point in tennis
  • Windows Service, a background computer program in Microsoft Windows
  • Web service, a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over a network
  • A program in the Services menu that processes selected data
  • IRC services, a set of features implemented in most modern Internet Relay Chat networks
  • Service of worship, a meeting for the worship of God
  • Service (music), musical settings for sections of a service of worship
  • Service of process, the delivery of a summons, complaint or other court petition
  • Service Tree (Sorbus domestica), a species of tree
  • Robert W. Service, poet

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