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snail mail

Noun1.snail mail - any mail that is physically delivered by the postal service; "email is much faster than snail mail"
Antonyms:
e-mail, electronic mail, email - (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that is generated at the recipient's terminal when he logs in
e-mail, electronic mail, email - (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that is generated at the recipient's terminal when he logs in
e-mail, electronic mail, email - (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that is generated at the recipient's terminal when he logs in
(messaging)snail mail - (Or "snailmail", "smail" from "US Mail" via "USnail"; "paper mail"). Bits of dead tree sent via the postal service as opposed to electronic mail. One's postal address is, correspondingly, a "snail (mail) address". There have even been parody USnail posters and stamps made.

The variant "paper-net" is a hackish way of referring to the postal service, comparing it to a very slow, low-reliability network. Sig blocks sometimes include a "Paper-Net:" header just before the sender's postal address; common variants of this are "Papernet" and "P-Net". Note that the standard netiquette guidelines discourage this practice as a waste of bandwidth, since netters are quite unlikely to casually use postal addresses and if they really wanted your snail mail address they could always ask for it by e-mail.

Compare voice-net, sneakernet, P-mail.
e-mail, electronic mail, email, mail, mail service, post, postal service
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snaffle bit
snafu
SNAFU principle
Snag
Snag boat
Snag tooth
Snagged
Snaggy
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snail bean
Snail borer
snail butter
Snail clover
snail darter
snail flower
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Snail shell
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snail-flower
Snail-like
Snail-paced
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snailflower
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snake charmer
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snake dance
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