Definition: The address used to reach someone via email. The format of an email address is user@domain. For example, take the email address is firstname.lastname@example.org: "me" is the user name and "example.com" the domain.
Typically, you'll get an email address from your Internet Service Provider, company, school, or a Web-based email service such as Hotmail or Yahoo! Mail.
Alternate Spellings: E-mail address
Common Misspellings: Email adress, E-mail adress
You're carrying it around with you all day long, use it numerous times and are happy that you don't have to write it by hand: @. Ever wondered what it is for or where it comes from?