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date stamp

noun
1.
a device for stamping dates and frequently the place of origin or receipt, as on postal matter.
2.
the information stamped by this device.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60

date-stamp

[deyt-stamp] /ˈdeɪtˌstæmp/
verb (used with object)
1.
to stamp the date on, as with a date stamp:
He date-stamped every letter received.
Origin
1925-30
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  • Please date stamp one copy and return it to the undersigned in the postage-paid envelope provided.
British Dictionary definitions for date stamp

date stamp

noun
1.
an adjustable rubber stamp for recording the date
2.
an inked impression made by this
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