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parcel post

noun [U]  /ˈpɑr·səl ˈpoʊst/ us  
the cheapest way to send packages through the mail
Translations of “parcel post”
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵政包裹業務…
in Chinese (Simplified) 包裹邮寄系统…
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