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sub-postmaster Line breaks: sub-postmaster

Definition of sub-postmaster in English:


chiefly British
A man in charge of a sub-post office.
Example sentences
  • Post bosses says they have agreed with the sub-postmaster at the Burnden Post Office in Manchester Road, Bolton, that it will shut its doors for the last time in July.
  • The Government may be filling the Post Office's financial black hole but is not directly supporting the threatened businesses of sub-postmasters.
  • The Post Office maintains that sub-postmasters are agents - but going ahead with the appeal would have cost the Post Office more money.
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