self-mailer

noun
self-mail·​er | \ ˌself-ˈmā-lər How to pronounce self-mailer (audio) \

Definition of self-mailer

: a folder that can be sent by mail without enclosure in an envelope by use of a gummed sticker or a precanceled stamp to hold the leaves together

First Known Use of self-mailer

1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-mailer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-mailer. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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