postage stamp

Definitions

General English

Commerce

  • noun a small piece of gummed paper which you buy from a post office and stick on a letter or parcel to pay for the postage

Information & Library Science

  • noun a small official piece of paper which is stuck onto a letter or parcel to show that the cost of the postage has been paid

Travel

  • noun a small piece of gummed paper which you buy from a post office and stick on a letter or parcel so it can be sent through the post
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