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This question can seem trivial but I'm not a native English speaker. I'm hosting a server which hosts games and I was wondering: is it called a game server or a games server?

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I would suggest game server on the basis of other similar constructions such as file server or database server, where the object being "served" is singular rather than plural. Wikipedia agrees.

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Google Ngram Viewer agrees. – Hugo Oct 19 '11 at 6:29

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