inbox Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"inbox" in British English

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inboxnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪn.bɒks/  us   /-bɑːks/
a ​place on a ​computer where ​emails that are ​sent to you are ​kept US (UK in tray) a ​flat, ​opencontainer 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 ​emailmessages arrive: to ​check your inbox
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→  in tray
(Definition of inbox from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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