from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. United States Postal Service
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- United States Postal Service.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an independent federal agency that provides mail processing and delivery service for individuals and businesses in the United States
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Does it matter to you that the USPS is a Constitutionally mandated role of Government?
Also, the USPS is the only player in the first class mail delivery game, UPS and Fed EX make their mark in the delivery of packages.
I think the USPS is a needed yet poorly run organization.
The management at the USPS is the poster child of how not to run things.
As far as I can tell, the USPS is actively encouraging me to do as much of my business as possible online.
So hot on the heels of R2D2 mailboxes, the USPS is about to release their Star Wars stamps.
Speaking of mail, I still believe that the USPS is a tremendous value.
In the past, the prices were comparable, but these days the USPS is struggling to stay "in business" so they must have to undercut the competition.
USPS is less expensive on light packages, but only if you don't need insurance or real tracking .....
The USPS is raising stamp prices in May, so stock up on your "Forever Stamps" before the hike.