Meaning of “anti-spam” in the English Dictionary


"anti-spam" in Business English

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anti-spamadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌæntiˈspæm/ us /ˌæntaɪ-/

INTERNET, COMMUNICATIONS intended to prevent spam (= unwanted email) from being received:

anti-spam software
an anti-spam filter for junk mail
Virginia's 2003 anti-spam law was the first to make sending spam a felony.

(Definition of “anti-spam” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)