mail drop


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mail drop

n.
1. A receptacle or slot for the delivery of mail.
2. An address or place at which a nonresident person receives mail, often of a secret nature.

mail drop

n
chiefly US and Canadian a receptacle or chute for mail

mail′ drop`


n.
1. a receptacle or slot into which incoming mail is placed for pickup.
[1970–75]
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Collecting post twice a week for six weeks from his mail drop using the name Christian King.
We went there to find yet another mail drop run for the Bowmans by a shifty Brit calling himself Francis Du Mains.
Using the empty "Les Chanterelles" cottage in the hamlet of Grand Madieu as a mail drop, he promised to help clients hide from creditors and the authorities.
I read each issue's Mail Drop, often just to laugh at people that have nothing better to do than whine.
I just read a letter in Mail Drop about a guy coming to skate here in Santa Cruz.
Like one dude said last issue in Mail Drop, "All the punk rock or normal skateboard kids out there listen to me: Put down your PS2 control and grab a pen and paper.
Marchant Foxe Ltd, which traded through a mail drop in Mayfair, West London, promised annual returns of 13.
We've had visitors from around the world, some pros and some that read my last letter in Mail Drop.
Things can get boring and the thing we look forward to most is the mail drop.
I was looking through some old mags the other day, along with some recent ones and I noticed something consistent with all of the letters that you publish in Mail Drop.
The Eclipse Group's address at 72 New Bond Street in Central London is just a mail drop and the only phone number was a mobile switched to a recorded message.
Drink the swill, pay the bill, gotta tall ya, your part's all fill: Mail Drop c/o THRASHER PO Box 884570 San Francisco, CA 94188-4570