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postmark

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noun post·mark \-ˌmärk\

Simple Definition of postmark

  • : a mark placed over the stamp on a piece of mail that shows when the mail was sent and where it was sent from and that makes it impossible to use the stamp again

Full Definition of postmark

  1. :  an official postal marking on a piece of mail; specifically :  a mark showing the post office and date of mailing


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postmark

verb post·mark

Simple Definition of postmark

  • : to put a postmark on (something)

Full Definition of postmark

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to put a postmark on

Examples of postmark

  1. The package was postmarked 13 February.



1716

First Known Use of postmark

1716

Other Postal Terms


POSTMARK Defined for Kids

postmark

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noun post·mark \ˈpōst-ˌmärk\

Definition of postmark

  1. :  a mark put on a piece of mail especially for canceling the postage stamp




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