From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmailingmail‧ing /ˈmeɪlɪŋ/ noun 🔊 🔊 1[countable] something that is sent to people by post, especially to advertise something 🔊 A catalogue and order form are included with this mailing. 🔊 A mailing had gone out to every school in the country.2[countable, uncountable] the process of sending something to people by post 🔊 A very effective mailing of product samples was carried out last year. 🔊 mailing costs
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mailing• This then becomes the basis for mailing and contacting those who are no longer nursing.• Once things are more advanced, I might hope you could include a leaflet in a futuremailing.• These will be included with the Novembermailing.• We will be including a samplecopy and an orderslip with the November mailing.• How long has the mailinglist been in existence?• New members join by requesting to participate or to be put on the mailing list.From Longman Business Dictionarymailingmail‧ing /ˈmeɪlɪŋ/ noun [countable]MARKETINGan occasion when information or advertising material is sent through the mail to a large number of people at one time, or the information or advertising material sent in this way SYN mailshot BrETick this box if you do not wish to receive mailings from other companies.She follows up the mailings with phone calls.