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"special delivery" in British English

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special deliverynoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​delivery of a ​letter or ​parcel that is much ​quicker, and more ​expensive, than ​normaldelivery
(Definition of special delivery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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special deliverynoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​delivery of a ​letter or ​package that is quicker, and more ​expensive, than ​normaldelivery: by special delivery The ​documents were ​sent by ​specialdelivery.
(Definition of special delivery from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “special delivery”
in Chinese (Simplified) (邮件的)特快专递…
in Chinese (Traditional) (郵件的)限時專送…
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