Definition of postage in English:

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postage

Pronunciation: /ˈpōstij/

noun

1The sending or conveying of letters and parcels by mail: the free postage that members of Congress enjoy
More example sentences
  • She prepared the package and sent it by surface mail because of the huge cost of postage for air mail, then we both sat back to wait.
  • As I was unable to produce proof of postage or purchase the matter was referred to Post Office Ltd, Belfast.
  • Return documentation on time and always get proof of postage.
1.1The amount required to send a letter or parcel by mail: the calendar is available for $15.95 including postage and handling
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  • The price (credit cards not accepted) includes postage and packing.
  • I know the price includes postage, but normal airmail to and from the US usually takes anywhere between one and three weeks.
  • CDs cost £7.00 each and the price includes postage and packaging.

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Syllabification: post·age

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