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mailable

[mey-luh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. legally acceptable as mail, as in terms of content, size, or weight.
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Origin of mailable

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45; mail1 + -able
Related formsmail·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·mail·a·ble, adjective
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Examples from the Web for mailable

Historical Examples

  • One hundred and sixty dollars and other mailable matter were found where he said they were concealed.

    Foot-prints of a letter carrier

    James Rees

  • All letters and other mailable matter addressed to or sent by the Governor of Canada.