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verb [transitive] mail pronunciation in British English /meɪl/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlemailing
past tensemailed
past participlemailed
  1. 1


    mainly American

    mail off

    to post a letter, parcel etc to someone
    mail something to someone: Information is mailed regularly to all our members.
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  2. 2
    computing to send a message, document etc to someone by email
    mail something to someone: I’ll mail the details to you before the end of the day.

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