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POP3 Syllabification: POP3
Pronunciation: /ˌpäpˈTHrē/

Definition of POP3 in English:


A protocol for receiving email by downloading it to your computer from a mailbox on the server of an Internet service provider.


Abbreviation of Post Office Protocol 3.

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