Associations to the word «Postal»


POSTAL, adjective. Relating to the collection, sorting and delivery of mail.
POSTAL ADDRESS, noun. The address (of a person or business) to which mail is delivered, as distinct from the actual street address.
POSTAL ADDRESSES, noun. Plural of postal address
POSTAL AUTHORITY, noun. An organisation charged by the governing body of a country or region with the provision of postal services within that region. Normally affiliated to the UPU.
POSTAL BALLOT, noun. A vote made on an official form which is then sent through the post.
POSTAL BOX, noun. A post-office box.
POSTAL CODE, noun. A sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address to aid the sorting and delivery of post / mail.
POSTAL CODES, noun. Plural of postal code
POSTAL FORGERY, noun. A forged stamp intended to defraud the post office, rather than defrauding stamp collectors.
POSTAL HISTORY, noun. Items such as covers and associated material illustrating historical episodes of postal systems.
POSTAL ORDER, noun. (British) (Ireland) A money order issued by, and redeemable at, a post office.
POSTAL VOTE, noun. A vote made on an official form which is then sent through the post / mail.

Dictionary definition

POSTAL, adjective. Of or relating to the system for delivering mail; "postal delivery".

Wise words

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