e-tail
noun Etymology: blend of e- and 2retail Date: 1995 retail business conducted online via the World Wide Web • e-tailer noune-tailing noun

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  • e-tail — 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-tail — UK US noun [uncountable] business the activity of selling things on the Internet Thesaurus: internethyponym activity of sellinghyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • e-tail — ● ►en n. m. ►SOC Version techno beauf anglo saxonne de retail , c est à dire vente par correspondance électronique …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • e-tail — UK / US noun [uncountable] business the activity of selling things on the Internet …   English dictionary

  • 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 — 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-tailing — e tail•ing [[t]ˈiˌteɪ lɪŋ[/t]] n. the selling of goods and services on the Internet or through e mail solicitation • Etymology: 1995–2000;e + (re) tailing e′ tail′er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • 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 — [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

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