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money order

noun

Simple Definition of money order

  • : a written order to pay a particular amount of money to a specified person or company

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of money order

  1. :  an order issued by a post office, bank, or telegraph office for payment of a specified sum of money usually at any branch of the organization

1802

First Known Use of money order

1802


MONEY ORDER Defined for Kids

money order

noun

Definition of money order for Students

  1. :  a piece of paper like a check that can be bought (as at a post office) and that orders payment of a sum of money printed on it to the person named




Law Dictionary

money order

noun

Legal Definition of money order

  1. :  an order issued by a post office, bank, or telegraph office for payment of a specified sum of money usually at any branch of the issuing organization




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