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the Post Office

noun [singular]
 
 
(abbreviation PO) COMMUNICATIONS
the name of the national organization in charge of the postal service in many countries, including the UK: The Pakistan Post Office provides various traditional postal services to the users through a network of 13,419 post offices.
(Definition of the Post Office from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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