box number

World English Dictionary
box number
 
n
1.  the number of an individual pigeonhole at a newspaper to which replies to an advertisement may be addressed
2.  the number of an individual pigeonhole at a post office from which mail may be collected

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
WordNet
box number

noun
1. the number of a letter box at the post office where mail is collected [syn: post-office box number
2. a mailing address to which answers to a newspaper ad can be sent 
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature