mailorder

mail-order

[meyl-awr-der]
adjective
1.
pertaining to or obtained by mail order: a dozen mail-order rosebushes.
verb (used with object)
2.
to order (merchandise) by mail: to mail-order fruitcakes for Christmas.

Origin:
1865–70

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