Definition of Postal code

1. Noun. A code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail.

Exact synonyms: Postcode, Zip, Zip Code
Generic synonyms: Code
Group relationships: Address, Destination, Name And Address

Definition of Postal code

1. Noun. A sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address to aid the sorting and delivery of post / mail. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Postal Code

postage meter
postage meters
postage stamp
postage stamps
postal address
postal addresses
postal authority
postal ballot
postal box
postal card
postal clerk
postal code (current term)
postal codes
postal forgery
postal history
postal order
postal service
postal vote
postally used

Literary usage of Postal code

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Direct Marketing Guide to Canada edited by William A. Delphos (1992)
"NT EXPLANATION OF CANADIAN postal code Canada has a six-character postal code, separated into two groups of three characters. The first, third and fifth ..."

2. SAS(R) 9.1.3 Language Reference:: Dictionary, Fifth Edition, Volumes 1-4 by SAS Institute (2006)
"... two-character postal code that corresponds to a ZIP code Category: State ... returns the uppercase two-character state postal code (or world-wide GSA ..."

3. SAS 9.1.2 Data Quality Server Reference: Reference by SAS Institute (2004)
"Values are sought for the following tokens: n postal code NUMBER n postal code CHARACTERS n TOWN n TOWN PART n PROVINCE For example, the token/value pairs ..."

4. Reports on the Law of Civil Government in Territory Subject to Military by United States Bureau of Insular Affairs, Charles Edward Magoon (1903)
"Section 55 of the postal code is as follows: Whoever, being a postmaster, assistant postmaster, cashier, or other person employed in or in any way connected ..."

5. SAS/GRAPH 9.1 Reference by SAS Institute (2004)
"Table 35.6 FIPS and postal code Functions Function ... Description converts state postal code to FIPS state code converts state postal code to state name in ..."

6. The Riches of Mexico and Its Institutions by Adolfo Duclós Salinas (1893)
"NEW postal code. When the new system was adopted, the mechanism of dispatch ... In virtue of the New postal code, those codes bearing upon the same subject ..."

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