electronic communication

Definitions of electronic communication
  1. noun
    communication by computer
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    data communication, digital communication
    electronic transmission of information that has been encoded digitally (as for storage and processing by computers)
    e-mail, electronic mail, email
    (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that can be regenerated at the recipient's terminal when the recipient logs in
    electronic messaging, messaging
    the sending and processing of e-mail by computer
    command prompt, prompt
    (computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command
    podcast
    a digital audio file made available on the internet for playback on a mobile device or personal computer
    ATM, asynchronous transfer mode
    a means of digital communications that is capable of very high speeds; suitable for transmission of images or voice or video as well as data
    freemail
    a service providing free email delivery in exchange for exposure to advertising
    junk e-mail, spam
    unwanted e-mail (usually of a commercial nature sent out in bulk)
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    transmission
    communication by means of transmitted signals
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