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English definition of “mailbox”


noun [C]    /ˈmeɪlˌbɑks/
a metal container in a public place where you can put a letter you are sending by mail , or a box outside a person’s house where letters are sent and delivered A mailbox on a computer is the place where e-mail is received , sent , and stored .
(Definition of mailbox noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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