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chain letter

noun

Simple Definition of chain letter

  • : a letter that is sent to a certain number of people and that asks each of those people to send a copy of the letter to the same number of people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chain letter

  1. :  a letter sent to several persons with a request that each send copies of the letter to an equal number of persons

1905

First Known Use of chain letter

1905


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