Meaning of “snail mail” in the English Dictionary

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"snail mail" in American English

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snail mailnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsneɪl ˌmeɪl/ infml

mail that is sent through the post office, esp. in comparison with e-mail

(Definition of “snail mail” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"snail mail" in Business English

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snail mailnoun [ U ]

uk us informal COMMUNICATIONS

letters or messages that are sent by post rather than by email:

by snail mail Of the 30,000 votes received, only 1,000 came by snail mail.

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