mail server

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a computer that stores incoming mail before sending it to the correct recipient and stores outgoing mail before transferring it to the correct destination server on the Internet

Computing

  • noun a computer that stores incoming mail and sends it to the correct user and stores outgoing mail and transfers it to the correct destination server on the Internet

Electronics

  • A computer which serves to store and/or forward email.
  • The software which enables a mail server (1) to perform its functions.
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