e-card Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “e-card” in the English Dictionary

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e-cardnoun [C]

(also ecard) uk   us   E-COMMERCE, COMMUNICATIONS
a greetings ​card (= ​messagesent to someone to celebrate an occasion such as a birthday) that you can see on a ​website to which you are ​directed by an ​e-mail: As ​part of our ​efforts to preserve the ​environment we will be ​sending e-cards this ​holidayseason.
a ​message used to ​promote a ​business, that you see on a ​website to which you are ​directed by an ​e-mail: This popular ​cosmeticcompany uses e-cards as a ​method of ​transmitting their ​brandname to the ​customers.
(also e-business card) an ​electronicbusinesscard: I was ​issued an ​e-businesscard, which I was able to use at many ​booths rather than handing out ​actualcards.
(Definition of e-card from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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