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post road

noun
1.
(formerly) a road with stations for furnishing horses for postriders, mail coaches, or travelers.
2.
a road or route over which mail is carried.
Origin of post road
1650-1660
First recorded in 1650-60
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post road

noun
1.
a road or route over which post is carried and along which post houses were formerly sited
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