- noun a system of sending orders, paying invoices or transferring company information over a network or telephone line using an email system.
- Abbreviation of electronic data Interchange. The use of computer networks, like the Internet, to conduct business transactions such as buying, selling, sending confirmations, billing, and collecting. EDI follows certain standards, such as X12 or EDIFACT, for the exchange of this information, simplifying and expediting the various processes.
- acronym forElectronic Data Interchange.