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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Something sent by mail.
  • n. A batch of mail dispatched at one time by a sender.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An act of sending mail.
  • v. Present participle of mail.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A farm.
  • n. The act or process of sending materials through the mail.
  • n. A quantity of mail, such as letters, magazines, advertising brochures, etc., sent at one time by one person or organization.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Linked mail in general.
  • n. The conventional device adopted, as in early monuments of art, to give the idea of a garment of mail.
  • n. A piece of land for which rent or feu-duty is paid; a farm.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. mail sent by a sender at one time
  • n. the transmission of a letter

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