[ pohst-kohd ]
/ ˈpoʊstˌkoʊd /
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby postcode
Also called postal code.
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British Dictionary definitions for postcode
/ (ˈpəʊstˌkəʊd) /
British and Australian a code of letters and digits used as part of a postal address to aid the sorting of mailAlso called: postal code US equivalent: zip code
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