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English definition of “postage and packing”

postage and packing

noun [U]     UK ( abbreviation p and p, p & p, UK also postage and packaging, US postage and handling) COMMUNICATIONS
a charge for the cost of having something put into a container and mailed to you: Copies , including postage and packing , cost £1.50. The price is $9.75 ( plus $1.25 postage and handling ).
(Definition of postage and packing noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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