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serve

(networking)
To be a server, to provide a service.

E.g., "The shttpd serves requested documents to clients over a secure link."
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He told guests at the service: "My great good fortune was to serve an apprenticeship under Pete Postlethwaite."
In any profession, one must serve an apprenticeship, but I know of no other profession where the rewards are so liberal while learning.
Of course the trouble with too many politicians is they no longer serve an apprenticeship out in the real world before they trot off to Parliament.