mailing label

Definition of mailing label

US
:a piece of paper with a mailing address already printed on it

Word by Word Definitions

mailing play
  1. : mail sent at one time to multiple addressees by a sender (as for promotional purposes)

label play
  1. : band, fillet

  2. : a heraldic charge that consists of a narrow horizontal band with usually three pendants

  3. : a slip (as of paper or cloth) inscribed and affixed to something for identification or description

  1. : to affix a label to

  2. : to describe or designate with or as if with a label

  3. : to distinguish (an element or atom) by using an isotope (see isotope 1) distinctive in some manner (as in mass or radioactivity)


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