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postal order

  

      n   a written order for the payment of a sum of money, to a named payee, obtainable and payable at a post office  
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postal  
      adj   of or relating to a Post Office or to the mail-delivery service  
  postally      adv  


postal card  
      n     (U.S.)      another term for       postcard  
postal note  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z.)      the usual name for       postal order  
postal order  
      n   a written order for the payment of a sum of money, to a named payee, obtainable and payable at a post office  

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n.
a care order is an official instruction (made by a judge or magistrate) that a child should be taken into care
id.
go mad; become extremely and uncontrollably angry, often to the point of violence
[Slang];[US];[Fam.] Derives from a series of incidents from 1986 onward in which US Postal Service workers shot and killed managers, fellow workers, and members of the police or general public in acts of mass murder.
n.
An apron is a piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your normal clothes and tie round your waist, especially when you are cooking, in order to prevent your clothes from getting dirty.
v.
[subj: poiicemen] to herd [demonstrators] into a compact group in order to control their movements
v.
to cover with a thin layer of paint applied with a dry brush in order to soften or blur a figure or outline
an art term
n.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
n.
a book that gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
exp.
(lit., about sounds) disharmonious, dissonant; (fig.) out of order; dysfunctional
n.
a ban or a partial prohibition on trade of weapons with a particular country, in order to isolate it
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
n.
is a test process that is performed after the software has been changed in order to verify if the changes didn't affect other software parts
n.
The practice of monitoring the effects of medical drugs, especially in order to identify and evaluate previously unreported adverse reactions
[Med.] Ex: In his job as a pharmacovigilance officer, Andrew develops diagnostic tools to improve drug safety
exp.
spams delivery using multiple IPs and domains in order to avoid filters
exp.
A set of collection of one’s internet assets or value gathered in order to assist transfer of online rights.
[Tech.]
id.
be more successful than others in a competitive situation or do things in advance in order to succeed in a competition.
That basketball team was ahead of the game that is why they won!
n.
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
n.
digitalizing information in order to keeping it available and exploitable in time
[Tech.] digitalizing = putting something in a format that can be easily read by a computer
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
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