post office


: a building where the mail for a local area is sent and received

the Post Office : the government department in charge of collecting and delivering mail

Full Definition of POST OFFICE

:  a government department or agency handling the transmission of mail
:  a local branch of a national post office handling the mail for a particular place or area
:  a game in which a player acting as postmaster or postmistress may exact a kiss from one of the opposite sex as payment for the pretended delivery of a letter

First Known Use of POST OFFICE

May 23, 2015
debouch Hear it
to emerge or cause to emerge
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