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voice mail

noun

: a system in which callers can leave recorded messages for you over the telephone; also : a message left using this system

Full Definition of VOICE MAIL

:  an electronic communication system in which spoken messages are recorded or digitized for later playback to the intended recipient; also :  such a message
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Examples of VOICE MAIL

  1. Just leave a message on my voice mail.
  2. I left her a voice mail.
  3. You have two new voice mails.

First Known Use of VOICE MAIL

1980
VOICE MAIL Defined for Kids

voice mail

noun

Definition of VOICE MAIL for Kids

:  an electronic communication system in which spoken messages are recorded to be played back later

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