[ ik-spres-ij ]
/ ɪkˈsprɛs ɪdʒ /


the business of transmitting parcels, money, etc., by express.
the charge for such transmission.


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Origin of expressage

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; express + -age Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for expressage

/ (ɪkˈsprɛsɪdʒ) /


the conveyance of merchandise by express
the fee charged for such conveyance
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