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email (n.)

type of pottery design pattern, 1877, from French email, earlier esmail (12c.), literally "enamel" (see enamel (n.)). Also now a variant of e-mail.

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Definitions of email from WordNet
1
email (v.)
communicate electronically on the computer;
Synonyms: e-mail / netmail
2
email (n.)
(computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that can be regenerated at the recipient's terminal when the recipient logs in;
Synonyms: electronic mail / e-mail
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