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mail:

see postal servicepostal service,
arrangements made by a government for the transmission of letters, packages, and periodicals, and for related services. Early courier systems for government use were organized in the Persian Empire under Cyrus, in the Roman Empire, and in medieval Europe.
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mail

Dispatches of correspondence and other objects tendered by and intended for delivery to postal administrations (ICAO).

mail

the hard protective shell of such animals as the turtle and lobster

mail

(messaging)
1. electronic mail.

2. The Berkeley Unix program for composing and reading electronic mail. It normally uses sendmail to handle delivery.

Unix manual page: mail(1)

mail

(1) Synonymous with email when dealing with computer applications.

(2) (Mail) The email clients in the Mac and Windows. Mail was the name of the Mac client before Microsoft adopted it for Windows 8. See Mac Mail and Windows Mail.
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All it takes is one response to a mailing to begin the unending cycle of receiving additional mailings that might look different, but are continuing solicitation strategies.
Consider temporarily delaying business-to-business mailings because of potential logjams in receiving mailrooms.
Targets in the hog industry received a mailing entitled, "We're not looking to hog the lysine market.
Every piece of your mailing should highlight why you are writing, what you are offering and the benefits and advantages of your service or product.
Thomas Stoneback, a vice president at Rodale Press, says that very few subscribers to his company's magazines take up the offer not to rent their names to other mailing lists.
Postal Service is paid each year for the cost of these mailings from federal money appropriated for this purpose.
Hasler represents nearly a century of precision engineering and extraordinary quality in mailing machines.
Nonetheless, if the IRS becomes aware before mailing a deficiency notice that the address on file is incorrect, it must exercise reasonable diligence based on all surrounding circumstances to determine the taxpayer's correct address (Teong-Chan Gaw v.
It's more important than ever that mailroom operators work closely with their equipment suppliers in order to identify ways to better use their resources and organize their mailings to ensure increased productivity.
Its clever design and efficient interface gives custom mailing applications the features to fully automate the mailing process.
The WJ PRO easily integrates into your overall mailing process, making it simple to monitor postage for jobs and clients.
Yarkoni continued, "Small businesses have always faced challenges in integrating high quality mailing lists with compelling artwork for their direct mail campaigns.