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postage and packingnoun [U]

uk   us   UK (US shipping and handling)
a ​charge for the ​cost of having something ​wrapped and then ​sent to you
(Definition of postage and packing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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postage and packingnoun [U]

uk   us   UK ( abbreviation p and p, p & p, UK also postage and packaging, US postage and handling) COMMUNICATIONS
a ​charge for the ​cost of having something put into a ​container and ​mailed to you: Copies, ​includingpostage and ​packing, ​cost £1.50. The ​price is $9.75 (​plus $1.25 ​postage and ​handling).
(Definition of postage and packing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “postage and packing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮资和包装费…
in Turkish paketleme ve taşıma ücreti…
in Russian оплата пересылки товара по почте…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵資和包裝費…
in Polish koszt wysyłki…
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