mail drop


noun

a receptacle or one of a series of pigeonholelike slots, as in an office, into which incoming mail is placed for pickup.

Nearby words

  1. maikop,
  2. mail,
  3. mail bomb,
  4. mail car,
  5. mail carrier,
  6. mail flag,
  7. mail merging,
  8. mail order,
  9. mail-cheeked,
  10. mail-in

Origin of mail drop

First recorded in 1970–75

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British Dictionary definitions for mail drop

mail drop

noun

mainly US and Canadian a receptacle or chute for mail
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