noun see e-tail

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  • e-tailer — [ē′tā΄lər] n. 〚 E + (re)tailer: see RETAIL〛 a retail business that sells goods online over the Internet from a website * * * e tail·er (ēʹtā lər) n. One that sells goods or commodities to consumers electronically, as over the Internet.   [ …   Universalium

  • e-tailer — [ē′tā΄lər] n. [ E + (re)tailer: see RETAIL] a retail business that sells goods online over the Internet from a website …   English World dictionary

  • e-tailer — e tailing e tail‧ing [ˈiː ˌteɪlɪŋ] noun [uncountable] COMMERCE COMPUTING the practice of selling goods and services directly over the Internet: • We have all the best bargains in retailing and e tailing. e tail noun [uncountable] …   Financial and business terms

  • e-tailer — /ēˈtā lər/ noun An entrepreneur who sells goods through the Internet ORIGIN: e as abbreviation of electronic, and ↑retailer • • • eˈ tailing noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • e-tailer — ► NOUN ▪ a retailer who sells goods via electronic transactions on the Internet …   English terms dictionary

  • E-tailer — An e tailer is a retailer that primarily uses the Internet as a medium for customers to shop for the goods or services provided.EtymologyThe word e tailer is a portmanteau word derived from electronic and retailer , in a similar way to e mail .… …   Wikipedia

  • e-tailer — UK [ˈiː ˌteɪlə(r)] / US [ˈɪ ˌteɪlər] noun [countable] Word forms e tailer : singular e tailer plural e tailers computing a company that sells things on the Internet Derived word: e tailing noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • e-tailer — e tail|er [ˈi: ˌteılə US ər] n electronic retailer a business that sells products or services on the Internet, instead of in a shop >e tail n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • e-tailer — e tail|er [ i ,teılər ] noun count COMPUTING a company that sells things on the Internet ╾ e tail|ing noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • e-tailer — n. An Internet based retail operation. e tailing n. Example Citations: Yahoo was part of last year s hot Internet play: search engines. Now, if stock peddlers have their way, it s the turn of Internet retailers or e tailers, as they re known.… …   New words

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