Definitions for opt-out

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  1. opt-out(Noun)

    the act of opting out of something

  2. opt-out(Noun)

    a school or hospital that has withdrawn from local control

  3. opt-out(Adjective)

    Of a selection, the property of having to choose explicitly to avoid or forbid something; a decision having the default option being inclusion or permission; used particularly with regard to mailing lists and advertisement.


  1. Opt-out

    The term opt-out refers to several methods by which individuals can avoid receiving unsolicited product or service information. This ability is usually associated with direct marketing campaigns such as telemarketing, e-mail marketing, or direct mail. A list of those who have opted out is called a Robinson list. In the UK, the Mailing Preference Service composes the Robinson list.

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