(noun, INFORMAL) Business based on Internet sales; a person engaged in such a business. (NOTE: blend of "e" from "electronic" and "retailer".
EXAMPLE: I own several traditional stores, but my son became an e-tailer, selling over the Internet, because he wants to manage fewer employees than I do, and to reach more potential customers.
A risk that is inherent in a job.
EXAMPLE: The rigorous enforcement of safety standards is needed to reduce occupational hazards in the mining industry.