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serve around

To provide to or place before various people some kind of food or drink. A noun or pronoun can be used between "serve" and "around." Would you mind serving the tea around, Tom? We'll be serving around hors d'oeuvres in a little while, everyone.
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serve something around

to distribute something to eat or drink to everyone present. Please serve the snacks around so that everyone gets some. Serve around the birthday cakes, would you?
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At least 714 domestic and international flights go through CRK weekly, serving around 11,500 passengers daily.
He will oversee a diocese with about 30 parishes and chaplaincies serving around 800,000 Catholics.
With this collaboration, both the organizations together will be serving around 200,000 people on a daily basis.
The deal will allow passengers to connect through the two airlines to different destinations, with Oman Air currently serving around 55 destinations, and Gulf Air serving 42 cities across three continents.
The hospital, he said was presently serving around 1000 in- and out-patients daily.
In its ninth utility acquisition for this year, Aqua will take control over a system, which is serving around 3,000 people in the Lake Caroline community in Ruther Glen, Virginia.
Under the agreement unveiled in April 2014, Birch is buying Cbeyond for up to USD10.00 a share in cash to create a communications, cloud and managed services provider with some USD700m in annual revenues and serving around 200,000 customers in all 50 US states, the District of Columbia, Canada and Puerto Rico.
The site expansion is part of the Presbyterian Mission Agency's goal to triple the number of YAVs serving around the world.
AOL said that Hale Global would take over Patch's more than 900 news sites, serving around 16 million people, within next three months.
FIRST Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has recorded a Christmas message to members of the UK Armed Forces serving around the world.
"The funny thing is; the reason for selling the site - low traffic, had flown away in two week's time and we were back up serving around 600,000 page views daily; but by that time, the deal had entered into serious phases, and the lure of a 10 million rupees, kept us going in the acquisition's direction", commented Farrukh.
The firm expects its Holloway Road store in North London to be its biggest money-taker today, with Karen Gordon serving around 300 customers at its busiest check-out.
The company carries data traffic from all 22 circles in India serving around 250m subscribers.
George, 47, is due to be released within the next few days after serving around half his eight week jail sentence for crashing his Range Rover while under the influence of drugs.