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postmannoun [C]

uk   /ˈpəʊst.mən/  us   /ˈpoʊst-/ (plural -men uk   /-mən/ us   ) mainly UK (UK informal postie, US usually mailman, letter carrier)
B1 someone whose ​job is to deliver and ​collectletters, etc. that are ​sent by ​post

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(Definition of postman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “postman”
in Arabic ساعي البَريد…
in Korean 우체부…
in Portuguese carteiro…
in Catalan carter…
in Japanese 郵便配達人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮递员,投递员…
in Turkish postacı…
in Russian почтальон…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵務士,投遞員, 郵差…
in Italian postino…
in Polish listonosz…
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