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money order

n.
An order for the payment of a specified amount of money, usually issued and payable at a bank or post office.

money order

n
(Banking & Finance) US and Canadian a written order for the payment of a sum of money, to a named payee, obtainable and payable at a post office. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): postal order

mon′ey or`der


n.
an order for the payment of money, as one issued by one bank or post office and payable at another.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.money order - a written order for the payment of a sum to a named individualmoney order - a written order for the payment of a sum to a named individual; obtainable and payable at a post office
bill of exchange, draft, order of payment - a document ordering the payment of money; drawn by one person or bank on another
Translations

money order

nvaglia m inv (postale)
References in classic literature ?
Nor did she tell him of a money order inclosed with a certain blue slip of paper in a letter to Bud Strothers.
Similar to a check, money orders, when purchased, can be used to receive money on demand.
This application allowed to track different services offered such as urgent mail service (UMS), express mail service (EMS), ems plus export parcel, Fax money orders and urgent money orders (UMO).
Over, 49.447 million money orders have been issued up to 31st December, 2018 and an amount of around Rs139.214 billion has been disbursed.
E-commerce, Mobile Money Orders, Track and Trace Systems, and other latest technologies would be introduced by the postal services soon.
Most members will be compensated within seven days, as FSCS will send cheques or money orders to them.
As she had done annually, his aunt Jackie Sims-Bowman, a resident of South Carolina, had sent him a portion of her tax return, $1,000 in two $500 postal money orders, to buy post-Christmas cheer for his four children, among other things.
Customs officials on Wednesday showed the media the two mail envelopes containing the money orders, raising suspicion that it could be a racket by unscrupulous individuals.
A customer can also obtain money orders with no purchase fees - no other purchase is necessary for a customer to be able to purchase a money order for free.
COMMUNITY MANAGERS and rental housing owners have long accepted money orders as a means to secure guaranteed funds for rent.