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English definition of “postage stamp”

postage stamp

noun [C]
 
 
formal
a small, official piece of paper that you buy and stick onto a letter or parcel before you post itThe postal system
(Definition of postage stamp from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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