World English Dictionary
spam (spæm)
vb , spams, spamming, spammed
1.  to send unsolicited electronic mail or text messages simultaneously to a number of e-mail addresses or mobile phones
2.  unsolicited electronic mail or text messages sent in this way
[C20: from the repeated use of the word Spam in a popular sketch from the British television show Monty Python's Flying Circus, first broadcast in 1969]

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Main Entry:  spammer
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a person who sends unwanted or inappropriate electronic mail to multiple recipients, often advertisements's 21st Century Lexicon
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