Meaning of “inbox” in the English Dictionary

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"inbox" in British English

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inboxnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪn.bɒks/ us /ˈɪn.bɑːks/

a place on a computer where emails that are sent to you are kept

US UK in tray a flat, open container where letters and other documents are put when they arrive in a person's office and where they are kept until the person has time to deal with them:

Just put it in my inbox and I'll look at it later.

(Definition of “inbox” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inbox" in Business English

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inboxnoun [ C ]

also in-box uk /ˈɪnbɒks/ us /-bɑːks/

IT, INTERNET a place on a computer where email messages arrive:

to check your inbox
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→  in tray

(Definition of “inbox” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)