a receptacle or one of a series of pigeonholelike slots, as in an office, into which incoming mail is placed for pickup.
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Origin of mail drop
First recorded in 1970–75
Words nearby mail drop
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British Dictionary definitions for mail drop
mainly US and Canadian a receptacle or chute for mail
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