Definitions

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  • n. A postal code, especially for addresses served by the US Postal Service, consisting of a five- or nine-figure number.
  • n. A region within which all addresses share a certain five-digit postal code.

Etymologies

from Zone Improvement Plan (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Every person must have and know his/her Social Security number and the U.S. Postal ZIP code at which the person was residing prior to this emergency.

    Our American King

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