post-bag

[ pohst-bag ]
/ ˈpoʊstˌbæg /

noun British.

a batch of mail from a single delivery.

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Origin of post-bag

First recorded in 1805–15
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British Dictionary definitions for post-bag

postbag
/ (ˈpəʊstˌbæɡ) /

noun

mainly British another name for mailbag
the mail received by a magazine, radio programme, public figure, etc
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