general delivery

noun
1.
a postal service that delivers mail to a specific post office where it is held for pickup by the addressee.
2.
the postal department that handles such mail.
Origin
1830–40, Americanism
British Dictionary definitions for general-delivery
general delivery
 
n
1.  an address on mail indicating that it should be kept at a specified post office until collected by the addressee
2.  the mail-delivery service or post-office department that handles mail having this address

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