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Meaning of “registered mail” in the English Dictionary

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registered mailnoun [U]

 us   /ˈredʒ·ɪ·stərd ˈmeɪl/
a way to ​send a ​letter in which you ​payextra to have a ​record of when it was ​delivered and who ​received it
(Definition of registered mail from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"registered mail" in Business English

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registered mailnoun [U]

uk   us   ( UK also registered post)
COMMUNICATIONS a way of ​sendingletters or ​packages by ​mail using a ​specialservice, so that they will be dealt with in a ​special way and you will receive ​money if they arrive late, are ​lost, or ​damaged: Please ​send the ​parcel by ​registeredmail.
(Definition of registered mail from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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