pillar box(redirected from pillar boxes)
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(in Britain) a red pillar-shaped public letter box situated on a pavement
(Colours) characteristic of a pillar box (in the phrase pillar-box red)
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Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom