e-tailing

[ee-tey-ling]
noun
the selling of goods and services on the Internet or through e-mail solicitation.

Origin:
1995–2000; e- + (re)tailing

e-tailer, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To e-tailing
Collins
World English Dictionary
e-tail or e-tailing (ˈiːˌteɪl, ˈiːˌteɪlɪŋ)
 
n
retail conducted via the internet
 
[C20: e-² + (re)tail]
 
e-tailing or e-tailing
 
n
 
[C20: e-² + (re)tail]
 
'e-tailer or e-tailing
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Abbreviations & Acronyms
e-tailing
electronic retailing
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
E-commerce applications include e-tailing in virtual storefronts and electronic data interchange.
For online retail selling, the term e-tailing is sometimes used.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature