from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Distribution of mail to members of a military unit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A call of the names of those persons receiving mail for the purpose of transmitting mail to them; -- a technique used in the military services to deliver mail to enlisted personnel.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a call of names of those receiving mail
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