Lengua inglesa
noun (utilities )
1 usefulness; practicality.
2 something that is useful.
3 philos the power of someone or something to satisfy the needs or wants of the majority of people.
4 econ the ability of a commodity to satisfy human needs or wants.
5 a public utility.
6 comput a program designed to carry out a routine function.
1 designed for usefulness or practicality, rather than beauty.
2 said of a breed of dog: originally bred to serve a practical purpose or to be useful.
[14c: from French utilité , from Latin utilitas , from uti to use]

© Hodder Education