post office box

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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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Holders of personal P.O. boxes are also not allowed to use their addresses to receive company mail but should upgrade to a corporate P.O.
box system is governed by specific rules, and Emirates Post Group has now decided to carry out inspections to detect misuse or inappropriate use of P.O. boxes by corporate as well as individual users," said Ebrahim Bin Karam, Chief Commercial Officer, Emirates Post Group.
The move comes after several instances of violations of rules pertaining to the use of corporate and personal P.O. boxes.