registered mail


noun

prepaid first-class mail that has been recorded at a post office prior to delivery for safeguarding against loss, theft, or damage during transmission.

Nearby words

  1. registered,
  2. registered bond,
  3. registered dietitian,
  4. registered disabled,
  5. registered general nurse,
  6. registered nurse,
  7. registered post,
  8. registered representative,
  9. registered trademark,
  10. registrant

Origin of registered mail

First recorded in 1850–55

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