[ pohst-boks ]
/ ˈpoʊstˌbɒks /
noun Chiefly British.
a mailbox, especially one for public deposit of mail.
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/ (ˈpəʊstˌbɒks) /
mainly British a box into which mail is put for collection by the postal serviceAlso called: letter box
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