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      n  
1    a length of wood, metal, etc., fixed upright in the ground to serve as a support, marker, point of attachment, etc.  
2      (Horse racing)  
a    either of two upright poles marking the beginning (starting post) and end (winning post) of a racecourse  
b    the finish of a horse race  
3    any of the main upright supports of a piece of furniture, such as a four-poster bed  
      vb   tr  
4    sometimes foll by: up   to fasten or put up (a notice) in a public place  
5    to announce by means of or as if by means of a poster  
to post banns     
6    to publish (a name) on a list  
     (Old English, from Latin postis; related to Old High German first ridgepole, Greek pastas colonnade)  
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n.
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