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mailing list

Syllabification: mail·ing list

Definition of mailing list in English:

noun

A list of the names and addresses of people to whom material such as advertising matter, information, or a magazine may be mailed, especially regularly.
Example sentences
  • Once you have registered on the mailing list, information on the availability of applications will be emailed to you.
  • For years I have only used the address for mailing lists.
  • About 80 teenagers are on a mailing list for information about the progress of the skateboarding area.

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