Meaning of “box number” in the English Dictionary


"box number" in Business English

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box numbernoun [ C ]

uk us also box COMMUNICATIONS

a number you can give for people to communicate with you instead of your address, especially in advertisements:

When the newspaper inserts a box number in an ad and forwards the replies, the service charge is $75.
post office/postal/PO box number He asked for cheques to be sent to a postal box number.

(Definition of “box number” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)