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mailbag

noun uk   /ˈmeɪl.bæɡ/ us  
[C] ( UK also postbag) a large, strong bag used by the post office for transporting and carrying letters and parcels [C usually singular] the number of letters, emails, etc. received at one time or on one subject: Since the controversial programme was broadcast, the station's mailbag has been bulging.
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