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mailroom

[meyl-room, -roo m] /ˈmeɪlˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
Also, mail room. a room used for handling incoming and outgoing mail, as in a large organization.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to a mailroom:
mailroom employees.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; mail1 + room
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  • Two mailroom workers had their fingers singed while opening the envelopes, which produced a small flame, smoke and a sulfur smell.
  • mailroom personnel will become familiar with these guidelines.
  • mailroom employees are not bonded and are not trained to handle money.
  • mailroom personnel must be trained to recognize and report suspicious packages.
  • Ensure the safety of mailroom employees and protect your operations.

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