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expressage

[ik-spres-ij]
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noun
  1. the business of transmitting parcels, money, etc., by express.
  2. the charge for such transmission.

Origin of expressage

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; express + -age
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expressage

noun
  1. the conveyance of merchandise by express
  2. the fee charged for such conveyance
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