Definition of LISTSERV in English:

Share this entry

LISTSERV

Pronunciation: /ˈlis(t)sərv/

noun

trademark
1An application that distributes messages to subscribers on an electronic mailing list.
1.1 (also listserv) An electronic mailing list.
Example sentences
  • From 1996 to 1999 the course was conducted through an e-mail listserv.
  • Anyone has a chance of turning his or her personal listserv, blog or Web site into a node that will be in effect, and quite likely for a very limited time, an institution as powerful as any of the more stable ones of the past.
  • I was thinking of bad timing (although, thankfully, without mortality involved) last week when a listserv I'm on received an email from one of our members.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.