Sender definition

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Someone who sends.
noun
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The definition of a sender is someone who caused something to be sent to a recipient.

An example of a sender is the person who put a letter in the mailbox.

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Also known as a source or a transmitter, a sender is a device that originates, or generates, an information transfer to one or more receivers. See also receiver and transmitter.
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A component of an electromagnetic crossbar (Xbar) or panel switch, a sender receives dialed digits from a register or routing information from a translator, and sends the appropriate dialed digits across a trunk or to local station equipment. See also panel switch, register, translator, and Xbar.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sender
Plural:
senders

Origin of sender

  • send + -er.

    From Wiktionary