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postal order

noun [C]
 
UK ( US money order)
an official piece of paper bought at a post office that you can send instead of moneyForms of money and methods of paymentThe postal system
Translations of “postal order”
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵政匯票…
in Russian денежный почтовый перевод…
in Turkish posta havalesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮政汇票…
in Polish przekaz pocztowy…
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