paquebot cover

noun (1)
paque·​bot cover | \ ˈpak(ə)ˌbō(t)-\

Definition of paquebot cover

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a philatelic cover bearing a paquebot mail cancellation

paquebot mail

noun (2)

Definition of paquebot mail (Entry 2 of 2)

: mail to a U.S. address that originates on or is carried by a foreign ship outside of regular postal service and that on arrival of the ship in a U.S. port is transmitted by private messenger to the post office where it is canceled and forwarded through the regular mails

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History and Etymology for paquebot cover

Noun (1)

paquebot from French, packet boat, from English packet boat

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