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English definition of “first class”

first class

adverb
 
 
TRANSPORT using the highest level of service offered: fly/travel first class I fly business class; I don't fly first class.
using the fastest service for sending mail: The minimum requirement is that certificates must be sent first class to the shareholder's registered address.
(Definition of first class adverb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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