poste restante

noun
poste res·​tante | \ ˌpōst-ˌre-ˈstänt How to pronounce poste restante (audio) \

Definition of poste restante

chiefly British

First Known Use of poste restante

1768, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for poste restante

French, literally, waiting mail

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