PO Box

noun
a numbered compartment in a post office where mail is put to be called for
Syn: ↑Post-Office box, ↑POB, ↑call box, ↑letter box
Hypernyms: ↑compartment

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PO Box UK US noun [countable] [singular PO Box plural PO Boxes]
post office box: used in an address showing the number of a small box at a post office where letters for you can be sent

Send your name and address to BBC Good Food, PO Box 43, Leeds.

Thesaurus: stamps and addresses on letters and parcelshyponym

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ˌPˈO box [PO box] (also ˈpost office box) noun
used as a kind of address, so that mail can be sent to a post office where it is kept until it is collected

Radio Netherlands, PO Box 222, Hilversum

See also:post office box

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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