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post office box

n.
A compartment at a central mailing location, in which a patron's incoming mail is held until picked up by the patron.

post office box

n
a private numbered place in a post office, in which letters received are kept until called for
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Which have been categorized into three sections, A will include 1,000 post office boxes, B will include 1,000 to 5,000 post office boxes and C, which will have 5,000-20,000 post office boxes.
He pointed out that the launch of the service not only solve the problem related to the lack of post office boxes but pushes the post services to non-presented levels through the use of modern technologies.
Then Census takers are supposed to be dispatched to any homes with residents who either didn't fill out a form or couldn't get one in the mail, because the forms are not delivered to post office boxes.
Postal Service is the only delivery service that reaches every address in the nation, 150 million residences, businesses and Post Office Boxes.
ONE of the oldest post office boxes in Wales is to be commemorated on a new stamp.
Miller said, adding that some mail-order or online purchases cannot be delivered to post office boxes.
More than 40 firms based in Geneva and Lausanne have had their post office boxes shut down because they were conning British consumers out of millions with bogus prize letters and promises from "psychics".
Affluent Tanzanians and businesses tend to use post office boxes.
The only thing missing was a listing of post office boxes to which you could mail your gratuities.
Our local post office was remodeled and 300 post office boxes were eliminated.
Now, all manner of gay magazines with "out" in the title are mailed openly to post office boxes all over the country.
Postal Service fuels the nation's economy and delivers 202 billion pieces of mail per year to over 141 million homes, businesses and Post Office boxes.