bulk mail

noun
mail consisting of large numbers of identical items (circulars or advertisements) sent to individual addresses at less than 1st-class rates and paid for in one lot
Hypernyms: ↑mail

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noun
: second-class, third-class, or fourth-class mail consisting of identical pieces mailed under permit in quantity and paid for as one lot

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a category of mail for mailing large numbers of identical printed items to individual addressees at less than first-class rates, as circulars or bulletins.

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bulk mail,
(in the postal system of the United States) identical pieces of printed matter sent and paid for in bulk at a special rate.

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n. a class of mail for sending out large numbers of identical items at a reduced rate

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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