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A machine used in bulk mailing to print the correct amount of postage for each piece of mail, either directly on the piece or on a label to be put on the piece.
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chiefly US and Canadian a postal franking machine. Also called: postal meter
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an office machine used in bulk mailing that imprints prepaid postage and a dated postmark.
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|Noun||1.||postage meter - meter for bulk mailings that imprints correct prepaid postage on pieces of mail and records the total charge|
meter - any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity
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