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- (email, computing, uncountable) A feature in e-mail software that sends automatic replies, used for instance when the recipient of a message is on holiday.
- I'd like to be able to disable auto-reply for certain users.
- (email, computing, countable) A message sent by this means.
- I sent an email to the school secretary, only to receive an auto-reply.
feature in e-mail software