pound mile

noun

Definition of pound mile

: the transport of one pound of mail or express for one mile

First Known Use of pound mile

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Pound mile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pound%20mile. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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