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postmarknoun [C]

us   /ˈpoʊstˌmɑrk/
an official mark on letters or packages, showing the place and day, month, and year of mailing
postmark
verb [T] us   /ˈpoʊstˌmɑrk/
Contest entries must be postmarked no later than July 16.
(Definition of postmark from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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postmarknoun [C]

uk   /ˈpəʊstmɑːk/ us   COMMUNICATIONS
an official mark put on a letter or package, showing the place that it was sent from and the time or date that it was sent: Twenty-four letters were delivered with a Washington D.C. postmark.

postmarkverb [T/usually passive]

uk   /ˈpəʊstmɑːk/ us  
to put an official mark on a letter or package, showing the place that it was sent from and the time or date that it was sent: be postmarked Applications must be postmarked by Oct. 1.
(Definition of postmark from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “postmark”
in Arabic عَلامة بَريدية…
in Korean 소인…
in Portuguese carimbo postal…
in Catalan mata-segells…
in Japanese (郵便物に押される)消印…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮戳…
in Turkish posta damgası…
in Russian почтовый штемпель…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵戳…
in Italian timbro postale…
in Polish stempel pocztowy…
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