Snail Mail


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Snail Mail

A popular slang term for correspondence sent through the post, rather than by e-mail. Snail mail is much slower than e-mail (hence its name) and has become less common for correspondence in which a physical signature or package is not required.

Snail Mail

A term often used by Internet aficionados to describe traditional ground mail via the U.S. Postal Service, referring to its relatively slow speed of delivery compared to e-mail.
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Copies of the proposed rulemaking are available via SM Online, fax on demand (800/225-3784), phone (202/366-3784), or snail mail (U.
However, among the snail mail respondents, a rousing 78% revealed a similar knowledge of the Net.
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For years, the hospitality industry has relied on multiple modes of communication and marketing, including print advertising, email, call centers, referral programs, targeted snail mail, and dynamic websites.
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Today's email messages carry far more business-critical information than the majority of snail mail.
Along with the employee portal functions, the second phase of Benefits Administration will provide administrator tools for creation and maintenance of user IDs and passwords and employee notification by either email or snail mail.
If she continues, you can always switch to snail mail (I know, I know).
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He sends his letter out via e-mail as well as regular snail mail which demonstrates his keen understanding that not everyone wants to be an online trader.