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money order

n.
An order for the payment of a specified amount of money, usually issued and payable at a bank or post office.

money order

n
(Banking & Finance) US and Canadian a written order for the payment of a sum of money, to a named payee, obtainable and payable at a post office. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): postal order

mon′ey or`der


n.
an order for the payment of money, as one issued by one bank or post office and payable at another.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.money order - a written order for the payment of a sum to a named individualmoney order - a written order for the payment of a sum to a named individual; obtainable and payable at a post office
bill of exchange, draft, order of payment - a document ordering the payment of money; drawn by one person or bank on another
Translations

money order

nvaglia m inv (postale)
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He later had the courtesy to respond by telling me that Nexus made the decision some time ago that it was costing too much to process cheques and money orders over the counter so, in keeping with other service outlets, the decision was made to accept them only by post.
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