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English definition of “send away for sth”

send away for sth

phrasal verb with send     /send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
(also send off for sth) COMMUNICATIONS to write to an organization or place to ask them to send you something: She sent away for an application form .send away/off to sb for sth You can send off to the TV company for an information pack .
(Definition of send away for sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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