Facemail - definition of facemail by The Free Dictionary
(Computer Science) a computer program which uses an electronically generated face to deliver messages on screen
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You'll be able to choose or create an avatar not only to deliver your facemail
, but also to represent you in chat rooms (or "chat worlds").
It also has a liking for such ugly contemporary slang expressions as facemail
('ordinary person-to-person conversation') and meatbot ('human being') as well as the more sedate housing society, which neither of its rivals lists, although the term has been around for decades.
You can check out a preview of the future with FaceMail
, a program that delivers your e-mail spoken by an avatar at www.