Meaning of “out tray” in the English Dictionary

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"out tray" in British English

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out traynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈaʊt ˌtreɪ/ us /ˈaʊt ˌtreɪ/ UK US outbox

a flat, open container on a desk for letters and other documents that have already been dealt with and are waiting to be sent to someone else or put away:

The letter is in your out tray.

(Definition of “out tray” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"out tray" in Business English

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out traynoun [ C ]

uk us also outbox, also US out basket

WORKPLACE a container where a person puts letters and other documents that need to be sent to other departments or organizations:

As usual, the amount in his in tray was significantly more than in his out tray.
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(Definition of “out tray” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)