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mail box

[′māl ‚bäks]
(computer science)
A portion of a computer's main storage that can be used to hold information about other devices.
Computer storage facilities designed to hold electronic mail.

mail box

A multiple arrangement of boxes for receipt and/or distribution of mail at a central point in a building; mainly used in apartment or office buildings.
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Voice mail, like electronic mail, needs a critical mass of users to be effective, which means that users must regularly check their voice mail boxes. Communicating to a machine in a clear and brief way is difficult for some employees, but clearly it is a skill that will need to be mastered in the modern organization.
with new mail boxes for various buildings under TTM-III & Kanchanjunga maintenance unit and other locations at Anushaktinagar, Mumbai.
Since August 2010 Business in Focus client Mail Boxes Etc has been shipping the life-saving medicines to Africa for the charity.
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UPS bought Mail Boxes in April 2001 for a comparatively paltry $185 million, and it is now the world's largest franchiser of retail shipping, postal and business service centers with 4,800 locations worldwide.
Mail Boxes Etc insists that it checks the identity of customers before they can use its service, so we decided to put this to the test.
And, I went to a small business workshop course that was sponsored by Mail Boxes Etc., which has periodic seminars for people interested in the business."
"We're called the post office alternative," says Richard Hare, owner of Mail Boxes Etc.
THOSE purveyors of forwarding addresses to the nation's crooks, Mail Boxes Etc, have claimed another victim.
Mail Boxes Etc offers a complete mailing service to businesses and individuals, as well as providing word processing, graphic design and print facilities.
With the help of the Small Business Administration, she researched more than 20 different franchises before deciding on Mail Boxes Etc.
WHAT is it with bogus racing tipsters and Mail Boxes Etc, purveyors of postal addresses to conmen?