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postcode

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noun post·code \ˈpōs(t)-ˌkōd\

Simple Definition of postcode

  • : a group of numbers and letters that is used especially in the United Kingdom and Australia as part of an address to identify a mail delivery area

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of postcode

  1. :  a code (as of numbers and letters) used similarly to the zip code especially in the United Kingdom and Australia



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