post town

noun

Definition of post town

1 : a town having the chief post office of a local area
2 British : a town having a post office which is the distribution point for mail to the smaller local post offices in a given area and whose name must be part of the address on mail to any place within that area

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“Post town.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/post%20town. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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