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An unadorned card printed with the image of a postage stamp, issued by a government and used for sending messages. Also called postcard.
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the usual US term for postcard
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1. a card sold by the post office with a stamplike motif and value printed on it to indicate that postage has been paid.
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|Noun||1.||postal card - a card for sending messages by post without an envelope|
card - a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
lettercard - a postcard that folds so the message is inside
picture postcard - a postcard with a picture on one side
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