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

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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

  • 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-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

  • 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-wallet — Same as digital wallet and eWallet. The electronic equivalent of a wallet for e commerce transactions. A digital wallet (e wallet) can hold digital money that is purchased similar to travelers checks or to a prepaid account like an EZPass system …   Georgian encyclopedia

  • e-tailer — noun see e tail …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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