Entry from British & World English dictionary
(In the UK) a small local post office offering fewer services than a main post office.
- ‘This has been on the cards for several years and we have been looking at ways of cutting our costs and one of these was the conversion from company staffed post offices to sub-post offices,’ she said.
- We must stop this because sub-post offices offer important and invaluable services for local people.
- The number of Counter Attack forms sent in by readers worried about the future of their local sub-post office has passed the 1,000 mark and is still rising.
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