- a list of addresses to which mail, especially advertisements, can be sent.
- a list of email addresses to which messages, usually on a specific topic, are sent.
- an online discussion group whose messages are distributed to subscribers through email: the early American history mailing list.Compare list server.
Origin of mailing list
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Examples from the Web for mailing list
On account of the great value which we attached to the mailing-list, I would not trust anybody but myself with the job.My Adventures with Your Money
George Graham Rice
- a register of names and addresses to which advertising matter, etc, is sent by post or electronic mail
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