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postal order Line breaks: pos¦tal order

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of postal order in English:

noun

British
An order for payment of a specified sum to a named payee, issued by the Post Office.
Example sentences
  • Other business included payment of pensions, issuing postal orders and, of course, selling stamps.
  • I will accept cash, cheques drawn against a UK bank, postal orders and payments through PayPal.
  • Cash, cheques and postal orders, and debit card payments will be accepted.

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