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special delivery

noun
1.
(in the U.S. Postal Service) delivery of mail outside the regularly scheduled hours, by a special messenger, upon the payment of an extra fee.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism
Related forms
special-delivery, adjective
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special delivery

noun
1.
the delivery of a piece of mail outside the time of a scheduled delivery
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