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electronic mailing list

An automated email system on the Internet, which is maintained by subject matter. There are thousands of such lists that reach millions of individuals and businesses. New users generally subscribe by sending an email with the word "subscribe" in it and subsequently receive all new postings made to the list automatically. Mailing lists are also called "listprocs" and "listservs," the latter coming from the popular LISTSERV package. Majordomo is a popular public domain mailing list program. See LISTSERV.
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This latter solution has been successfully implemented on at least one electronic mailing list (Aikens 1997).
Some instructors require students to subscribe to an electronic mailing list because it keeps all students in the course informed.
The advantages of having an electronic mailing list and discussion site far outweigh the disadvantage associated with periodic junk mail that may be inadvertently forwarded by a student contributor.
is the premier provider of electronic mailing list and mail delivery solutions used on the Internet and intranets.
And if you'd like to join the day-in, day-out conversation among NCEW members on the electronic mailing list, instructions for signing up are also posted on the Web site, at http://www.
Germany via EcoNet -- I was sued last winter by the US agrochemical corporation Monsanto for distributing an announcement on GENESIS, an electronic mailing list in Germany concerned with novel food.
Prior to a decision to implement the electronic mailing list correction version of FASTforward[SM], such firms may utilize ancillary service endorsements or Address Change Service if they wish to maintain the ability to achieve First-Class presort and automation discounts.
An electronic mailing list tool like GeoWizard can help pinpoint the prospects most likely to buy.
In four years, EnviroLink has grown from an electronic mailing list of 20 college students to a huge Internet network with a claimed 550,000 users in 96 countries.
Systers is a worldwide electronic mailing list for women in computer science.
The note later showed up in the Washington Post after being posted on an electronic mailing list where it could be read by as many as 20,000 people.
Shareholders and all persons interested in monitoring the progress of our company as we move forward are encouraged to subscribe to the electronic mailing list by submitting their email address to investors@nuvilex.

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