Definition of postage meter in English:

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postage meter

Pronunciation: /ˈpōstij ˌmēdər/

noun

North American
A machine that prints an official mark or signature on a letter or parcel to indicate that postage has been paid or does not need to be paid.
Example sentences
  • Do you find yourself forgiving an employee who uses the office postage meter to mail personal letters?
  • He wasn't my favorite person at work - once had a rather nasty confrontation with him regarding the postage meter - but what has happened to him is just plain wrong.
  • If you've got a postage meter, USPS certified, use that.

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Syllabification: post·age me·ter

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