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money order

an order for the payment of money, as one issued by one bank or post office and payable at another.
Origin of money order
1795-1805 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for money order
  • Accepted payment methods include credit cards, personal check or money order.
  • Avoid mailing cash with your request, sending a check or money order instead, as cash lost in the mail can not be refunded.
  • Payment should be made by money order or certified check.
  • Pay for the marriage license in cash, cashier's check or money order.
  • Note: cash, check, cashiers' check or money order accepted.
  • Printed material shall be furnished upon receipt of total payment by check or money order.
  • Clients must pay in cash, money order or cashier's check.
  • Payment must be received in the form of a postal money order.
  • Indicate your choice of visa by obtaining a money order in the amount of the designated fee for the specific visa type.
  • Visit your local post office or bank to obtain a money order for the consular fee.
British Dictionary definitions for money order

money order

(US & Canadian) a written order for the payment of a sum of money, to a named payee, obtainable and payable at a post office Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) postal order
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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