/ (ˈiːˌteɪl) /
retail conducted via the internet
Why Are A, E, I, O, U, And Y Called “Vowels”?In elementary school, we all learned the vowels of the English language: A, E, I, O, U, and sometimes Y. But, what makes a vowel a vowel?
Derived Formse-tailer, noun
Word Origin for e-tail
C20: e- ² + (re) tail
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Examples from the Web for e-tail
The e-tail giant took the chemicals offline without comment.Pennsylvania Student Proves You Could Buy Ingredients for a WMD on Amazon|Michael Daly|January 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Once there, however, these “e-tail” newbies will find a site that is spare and simple to navigate.Fashion of a Certain Age New Website Halsbrook.com Caters to Mature Shoppers|Robin Givhan|November 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In one corner of the market, however, business is booming like never before: e-tail.