mailer

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noun mail·er \ˈmā-lər\

Definition of mailer

  1. 1 :  one that mails

  2. 2 :  a container for mailing something

  3. 3 :  something (such as an advertisement) sent by mail

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First Known Use of mailer

circa 1890


Mailer

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biographical name Mai·ler \ˈmā-lər\

Definition of Mailer

  1. Norman 1923–2007 American author


MAILER Defined for English Language Learners

mailer

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noun

Definition of mailer for English Language Learners

  • : a person or organization that mails something

  • : a container used for mailing something

  • : something (such as an advertisement) that is sent by mail



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