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spamnoun [U]

 us   /spæm/
e-mail that is sent to a lot of people, esp. e-mail that is not wanted: Some Internet service providers block spam to subscribers.
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verb [I/T]  us   /spæm/ (-mm-)
He denies he's spamming anyone.
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"spam" in Business English

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spamnoun [U]

uk   us   /spæm/ IT
emails that are sent to people who do not want them, especially advertisements: Not only is the stream of spam rising, but an increasing share of the messages contain viruses. send/receive spam
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spamverb [T]

uk   us   /spæm/ (-mm-) IT
to send someone an advertisement that they do not want by email: He spammed the message to 30,000 addresses in a week.
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