Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Wikipedia.
email aliasAn email address that is relayed by the recipient mail server to a specific inbox. A small company may use several email prefixes, such as support@, suggestion@ and feedback@ to imply that the user's message will be directed to the appropriate department. However, these addresses and any other aliased addresses will all go to the same mailbox.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.