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English definition of “delivery”

delivery

noun [C or U] (LETTERS, ETC.)    /dɪˈlɪv.ər.i/ US  /-ɚ-/
B1 the act of taking goods, letters, parcels, etc. to people's houses or places of work: We get two deliveries of mail (= it is delivered twice) a day. You can pay for the carpet on delivery (= when it is delivered). We expect to take delivery of (= receive) our new car next week. a delivery vanTransferring and transporting objectsThe postal system
(Definition of delivery noun (LETTERS, ETC.) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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