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post road

n
a road or route over which post is carried and along which post houses were formerly sited

post′ road`


n.
a road or route over which mail is carried.
[1650–60]

post road

- One with a series of post-houses or stations for post-horses; a road on which mail was carried.
See also related terms for mail.
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Noun1.post road - a road over which mail is carried
road, route - an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
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This modern place of entertainment stood on the left-hand side of the post road, and backed upon the Rhone.
I shall confine myself to a cursory review of the remaining powers comprehended under this third description, to wit: to regulate commerce among the several States and the Indian tribes; to coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin; to provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the current coin and secureties of the United States; to fix the standard of weights and measures; to establish a uniform rule of naturalization, and uniform laws of bankruptcy, to prescribe the manner in which the public acts, records, and judicial proceedings of each State shall be proved, and the effect they shall have in other States; and to establish post offices and post roads.
The power of establishing post roads must, in every view, be a harmless power, and may, perhaps, by judicious management, become productive of great public conveniency.
Green Airport, 2000 Post Road, Warwick, RI 02886 in the Third Floor Warwick Conference Room on 12/01/15 at 1:00 PM.
About 50 acres near the point of origin at Gorman Post Road near Highway 138 ignited shortly after 2 p.
121 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, MA 01776, 800-901-3556, fax 508-881-5604, www.
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, 528 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, Mass.
Through which city on the map did the Coastal Post Road pass between Boston and New York?
The Brooklyn Brewery of Brooklyn, NY, has announced the purchase of the Post Road beer brands from Perry's Majestic Beer Inc.
777 Post Road, Darien (into Old King's Highway, Darien)
Jensen, Quorum Books, 88 Post Road West, Box 5007, Westport, Connecticut 06881, 1990, 218 pp.

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