postage meter

noun

Definition of postage meter

: a machine that prints postal indicia on pieces of mail, records the amount of postage, and subtracts it from a total paid amount for which the machine has been set

Examples of postage meter in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019 His father worked in sales at Pitney Bowes, the postage meter company. BostonGlobe.com, 28 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of postage meter

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Postage meter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postage%20meter. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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postage meter

noun

English Language Learners Definition of postage meter

: a machine that stamps pieces of mail to show that postage has been paid

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