the Postal Service

Definition of the Postal Service

US

  1. :  the U.S. government department in charge of collecting and delivering mail

Word by Word Definitions

postalplay Postal
  1. :  of or relating to the mails or the post office

    :  conducted by mail

serviceplay Service
  1. :  the occupation or function of serving

    :  employment as a servant

    :  the work performed by one that serves

  1. :  to perform services for: such as

    :  to repair or provide maintenance for

    :  to meet interest and sinking fund payments on

  1. :  of or relating to the armed services

    :  used in serving or supplying

    :  intended for hard or everyday use

  1. :  an Old World tree (Sorbus domestica) resembling the related mountain ashes but having larger flowers and larger edible fruit

    :  a related Old World tree (S. torminalis) with bitter fruits


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