postal card


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postal card

n.
An unadorned card printed with the image of a postage stamp, issued by a government and used for sending messages. Also called postcard.

postal card

n
the usual US term for postcard

post′al card`


n.
1. a card sold by the post office with a stamplike motif and value printed on it to indicate that postage has been paid.
[1870–75, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.postal card - a card for sending messages by post without an envelopepostal card - a card for sending messages by post without an envelope
card - a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
lettercard - a postcard that folds so the message is inside
picture postcard - a postcard with a picture on one side
References in classic literature ?
The next week Yulka got a postal card, saying she was "well and happy.
He paid one of his fifteen cents for a postal card, and his companion wrote a note to the family, telling them where he was and when he would be tried.
A postal card belonging to Isabelle Anne Ramos, a nurse from Quezon City, was also found, according to Capt.
The postal card size (6 x 4 ) will be used for each election.
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An alternative Postal Card, it suggests, "could come with fewer and lower fees than others, bringing in an average of, perhaps, $15 a month in fee revenue per consumer.
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A postal card sent as a reminder is classified as noise, but isn't as effective as if it were a phone call from a neighbor.