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Canadian a code of letters and digits used as part of a postal address to aid the sorting of mail. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): postcode US equivalent: zip code
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(in Canada) a mailing code of numbers and letters similar to the postcode in Britain.
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|Noun||1.||postal code - a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail|
code - a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy
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