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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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The minister directed the authorities concerned to take initiatives to release postage stamps on people who contributed specially to war of liberation, art-literature, culture and political arenas.
Postage fee is the amount charged by a governmental postal service to transport letters, packages, and others.
A total of five varieties of commemorative postage stamps based on the sporting event have been released.
The other image on the postage stamp is the Achaemenid Persian Lion Rhyton.
A postage stamp dedicated to the Chinese New Year was first issued in Bulgaria in 2017, the Year of the Fire Cock, Daneshki said.
Meanwhile, a postage stamp of eight rupees denomination is being issued Wednesday on 125th anniversary of Government Islamia College Lahore.
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It should be carefully noted that the Commemorative Postage Stamps are not to be put on sale before the date of issue under any circumstances, the statement added.
corn to add postage printing to our Avery Design & Print Online, we have taken ease-of-use to a whole new level," says Adam Bratter, marketing director, Labels & Cards at Avery.
I read a news report a few years ago about Britons sending their greeting cards to countries with cheaper postage rates, and posting it from there to England, just to save a lot on postage costs.
For the cost of postage, you'll get a trendy pair of floral print flip-flops available in one of three sizes (small - 3-4, medium - 5-6, large - 7-8) and a handy pair of sunglasses.
I AM yet again appealing to everyone to save their used postage stamps for Guide Dogs for the Blind.