e–tail

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noun \ˈē-ˌtāl\

Definition of e–tail

  1. :  retail business conducted online via the World Wide Web

e–tailer

play \ˈē-ˌtā-lər\ noun

e–tailing

play \ˈē-ˌtā-liŋ\ noun

Origin and Etymology of e–tail

blend of e- and 2retail


First Known Use: 1995


E–TAIL Defined for English Language Learners

e–tail

play
noun \ˈē-ˌtāl\

Definition of e–tail for English Language Learners

  • : the business of using the Internet to sell products directly to the people who will use them


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