[ vois-meyl ]
/ ˈvɔɪsˌmeɪl /
an electronic system enabling the recording and storage of (usually digitized) voice messages, which can subsequently be retrieved by the intended recipient.
How Do You Change Passive Voice Into Active Voice?In active voice, the subject performs the action of the verb. In passive voice, the subject receives the action of the verb. If you feel like you need a little more than that, keep reading.
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- vohwinkel syndrome,
- voice box,
- voice coil,
- voice input,
- voice of america,
- voice over broadband,
- voice part,
- voice recognition technology,
- voice response
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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.
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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