mailing list
mailing list mailing list n. A list of names and addresses to which advertising, solicitations of money, or other materials material sent in large quantities is mailed; -- it is usually used by comercial or charitable organizations. Mailing lists are often sold by organizations to other organizations, and are frequently used for targeted mailing, i. e., mailing to groups of people who are more likely htan the general population to respond as desired to the message in the mail. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • mailing list — ➔ list1 * * * mailing list UK US noun [C] (US also mail list) ► MARKETING a list of names and addresses to which a person or company can send information or advertising, either electronically or on paper: put sb on a mailing list »I asked to be… …   Financial and business terms

  • mailing list — n 1.) a list of names and addresses kept by an organization, so that it can send information or advertising material by post on a mailing list ▪ I have included you on my mailing list for new EFL software. 2.) a list of names and email addresses… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mailing list — /ˈmeilin(g) list, ingl. ˈmeɪlɪŋˌlɪst/ [loc. ingl., propr. «elenco (list) per spedizione postale (mailing)»] loc. sost. f. inv. indirizzario …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • mailing list — mailing lists N COUNT A mailing list is a list of names and addresses that a company or organization keeps, so that they can send people information or advertisements …   English dictionary

  • mailing list — A group of names and addresses to which mailpieces in the corresponding mailing are addressed …   Glossary of postal terms

  • mailing list — mailing ,list noun count BUSINESS a list of all the people that letters or e mail are sent to …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • mailing list — list of users which receive letters on a particular subject from a mailing list manager …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mailing list — (izg. méjling lìst) m DEFINICIJA int. adresar e mail adresa ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • mailing list — ► NOUN ▪ a list of the names and addresses of people to whom advertising matter or information may be mailed regularly …   English terms dictionary

  • mailing list — ☆ mailing list n. a list of members, contributors, or potential buyers to whom literature or advertisements are mailed …   English World dictionary

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