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rural route Syllabification: ru·ral route

Entry from US English dictionary

(abbreviation: RR)

Definition of rural route in English:


A mail delivery route in a rural area.
Example sentences
  • Once I read while she drove, drawn to the highlighted yellow lines written about the young scout who disappeared while delivering papers on his rural route.
  • No one knows where it was mailed from, only where it was going to, and that was unfortunately an unnumbered rural route address.
  • Small hand tools, a bit of fertilizer and similar supplies fit easily in a large rural route mailbox that can be mounted on a post or fence.
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