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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Origin of airmail

First recorded in 1910–15; air1 + mail1
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British Dictionary definitions for airmail

airmail
/ (ˈɛəˌmeɪl) /

noun

the system of conveying mail by aircraft
mail conveyed by aircraft

adjective

of, used for, or concerned with airmail

verb

(tr) to send by airmail
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