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certified mailnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsər·t̬əˌfɑɪd ˈmeɪl/
mail for which ​proof of ​delivery is ​obtained
(Definition of certified mail from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"certified mail" in British English

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certified mailnoun [U]

uk   us   US (UK recorded delivery)
If a ​letter is ​sent by ​certifiedmail, the ​person who ​receives it must ​signtheirname to show that it has been ​received.
(Definition of certified mail from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"certified mail" in Business English

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certified mailnoun [U]

uk   us   US
COMMUNICATIONS →  recorded delivery : The United ​States Postal Service ​offers a ​certifiedmailreceipt when you need a ​confirmation that your ​article arrived at its ​destination.
(Definition of certified mail from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “certified mail”
in Chinese (Simplified) 记录式邮递,记录式投递…
in Chinese (Traditional) 記錄式郵遞,記錄式投遞…
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