: to sort (outgoing mail) by zip code usually before delivery to a post office
Examples of presort in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebMuch of the inventory is presorted at other locations, freeing up space that would traditionally be used for inbound docking and receiving to house additional merchandise.
Jennifer Smith, WSJ, 1 Apr. 2019 All recyclables must be presorted and ready for collection; no sorting will be performed by city staff.
David Ibata, ajc, 27 Apr. 2020 Amazon is paying roughly $1 billion in cash for PillPack, which presorts medications and ships them to customers’ homes in 49 U.S. states, excluding Hawaii, according to people familiar with the matter.
Laura Stevens, WSJ, 28 June 2018
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