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  • n. A mail slot.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a box for the reception of letters to be mailed or delivered.

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

  • n. a private box for delivery of mail
  • n. public box for deposit of mail
  • n. a numbered compartment in a post office where mail is put to be called for


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  • As she passed the letter box at the guard gate, she had an urge to stick a stamp on her forehead and mail herself to the Abominable Snowman.

    La insistencia de J├╝rgen Fauth


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