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Meaning of “e-” in the English Dictionary

"e-" in American English

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e-prefix

us   /i/
abbreviation forelectronic: e-commerce e-mail

Enoun

us   /i/
  • E noun (LETTER)

[C] plural E’s, Es, e’s or es also e the fifth letter of the English alphabet
  • E noun (MUSICAL NOTE)

music [C/U] plural E’s or Es in Western music, the third note in the scale (= series of notes) that begins on the note C, or a set of notes based on this note

E.adjective, noun [U]

abbreviation foreast or eastern
(Definition of e- from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"e-" in Business English

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e-prefix

also E- uk   /iː-/ us  
IT, MARKETING abbreviation for electronic : Some businesses are using the internet to reach new markets; others hardly use e-commerce at all. e-commerce/e-banking/e-transaction/

Enoun [U], adjective

uk   us  
written abbreviation for east or eastern
(Definition of e- from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“e-” in Business English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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