from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A small, usually adhesive label issued by a government and sold in various denominations to be affixed to items of mail as evidence of the payment of postage.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An official mark or stamp, either affixed to or embossed on letters, etc., sent through the mails, as evidence of the prepayment of postage. Also called
post-stamp. See stamp.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A small piece of printed paper stuck on an item to be mailed, indicating that
postagehas been paid.
- noun figuratively, colloquial A very small area.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a small adhesive token stuck on a letter or package to indicate that that postal fees have been paid
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