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letterboxnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlet.ə.bɒks/  us   /ˈlet̬.ɚ.bɑːks/ UK
(US mail slot) a ​rectangularhole in the ​door or in a ​wall near the ​entrance of a ​house or other ​building, through which ​letters, etc. are delivered (US mailbox) a ​metalcontainer in the ​street or other ​publicplace in which you can put ​letters for them to be ​collected and ​sent to someone ​else
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