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Meaning of “postage” in the English Dictionary

"postage" in British English

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postagenoun [U]

uk   /ˈpəʊ.stɪdʒ/  us   /ˈpoʊ-/
the ​money that you ​pay for ​sendingletters and ​parcels through the ​post: Please ​enclose £15.99, ​plus £2 for postage.
(Definition of postage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"postage" in American English

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postagenoun [U]

 us   /ˈpoʊ·stɪdʒ/
the ​moneycharged or ​paid for ​sendingletters and ​parcels by ​mail
(Definition of postage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"postage" in Business English

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postagenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈpəʊstɪdʒ/ COMMUNICATIONS
the ​money that you ​pay for ​sendingletters and ​packages by ​mail: postage costs/rates We have ​reduced postage ​costs by nearly $24,000 as a ​result of the ​directdepositoption.
(Definition of postage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “postage”
in Arabic رُسوم البَريد…
in Korean 우편요금…
in Portuguese porte, franquia postal…
in Catalan franqueig…
in Japanese 送料, 郵送料…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮资,邮费…
in Turkish posta/gönderi ücreti…
in Russian почтовый сбор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵資,郵費…
in Italian affrancatura…
in Polish opłata pocztowa…
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