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metered mail

noun
1.
mail on which the postage is printed directly on an envelope or label by a machine licensed by the postal service.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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Examples from the web for metered mail
  • Appeals carrying metered mail postage will be considered to be filed as of the date of post office cancellation.
  • Official metered mail reports and all related papers.
  • Extensive knowledge and management of a large scale computerized metered mail system and rate structure for metered mail.
  • metered mail will not be accepted as proof of meeting a deadline.
  • Please note that metered mail postmarks are not accepted as evidence of the date the renewal was mailed.
  • Applications will not be accepted if you use franked envelopes, or postage paid agency envelopes or metered mail.
  • Dates indicating submission by private express delivery service or by metered mail are unacceptable as proof of submission.
  • metered mail will not be accepted as proof of timely filing.
  • metered mail must have a manually applied postmark to qualify as acceptable proof of mailing date.
  • Dates stamped by private express delivery service or by metered mail are unacceptable as proof of submission.
British Dictionary definitions for metered mail

metered mail

noun
1.
mail franked privately, under licence, with a machine bearing special markings (meter marks)
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