Definition of parcel post in English:

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parcel post

Pronunciation: /ˈpärsəl pōst/


Mail consisting of parcels.
Example sentences
  • And companies like United Parcel Service have taken over what used to be the postal service's parcel post.
  • As the old Post Office doesn't have an international parcel post, we continue round the corner to a rather more modest modern building.
  • Rural free delivery was the most direct response, but postal savings banks and parcel post also helped.

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Syllabification: par·cel post

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