- an electronic system enabling the recording and storage of (usually digitized) voice messages, which can subsequently be retrieved by the intended recipient.
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Examples from the Web for voice mail
Very early one morning, a voice-mail indicator began to blink in Room 6140 of the Interior Department.Cheney in History
March 26, 2012
- an electronic system for the transfer and storage of telephone messages, which can then be dealt with by the user at his or her convenience
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