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English definition of “money order”

money order

noun [C] uk   US (UK postal order) us  
an official piece of paper with an amount of money written on it, which you send through the post to someone, who can then exchange it for the same amount of money at a post officeForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of money order from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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