postmaster general


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postmaster general

n. pl. postmasters general Abbr. PMG
The executive head of a national postal service.

postmaster general

n, pl postmasters general
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the executive head of the postal service in certain countries

post′master gen′eral



n., pl. postmasters general.
the executive head of the postal system of a country.
[1620–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.postmaster general - the official in charge of the national postal servicepostmaster general - the official in charge of the national postal service
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
Translations

postmaster general

nministro delle Poste
References in classic literature ?
There was no English mail-coach until 1784; and when Benjamin Franklin was Postmaster General at Philadelphia, an answer by mail from Boston, when all went well, required not less than three weeks.
Postal Officers and other postal employees, philatelists and children of Pak Post Model Girls High School participated the event while Syed Shoaib Ali Jaffri, Deputy Postmaster General Admin Lahore briefly introduced the formation, objectives and vision of Universal Postal Union.
We're seeing mail being used in some tremendous new ways-especially as part of integrated marketing campaigns," said the Postmaster General.
Postmaster General Central Punjab revealed that all record of post offices is being computerized to eliminate chances of fraud and other mal-practices.
My suggestion is that Adam Crozier, the pounds 3million a year chief should be sacked, and the service should revert to being a government department under a Postmaster General and operate for the public interest, not an accountant's profit and loss sheet.
Private Post technology is easily integrated into enterprise networks through the new Postmaster General toolkit, offering a new level of privacy never before achieved.
A group of 12 to 25 people called The Citizen's Stamp Advisory Committee (CSAC), which is appointed by the Postmaster General, carefully considers every suggestion.
So to get around this they have changed the name to Consignia, and appointed a new Postmaster General, now known as The Regulator.
The acting postmaster general, Joanna Choi, said in a statement that all air and surface mail services to Afghanistan, including letter and parcel, are temporarily halted.
Not surprisingly, a year after it started, the Postmaster General dubbed ONE magazine obscene and banned its distribution.
In remarks published in the United States Postal Service's newsletter, Memo to Mailers, Postmaster General William J.
com are former US postmaster general Marvin Runyon; Loren Smith, former chief marketing officer of the USPS; and David Bohnett, founder and chairman of GeoCities Inc.