Definitions for postcodeˈpoʊstˌkoʊd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. Category: British, Philately

  2. (in the United Kingdom and Australia) an official post office code of numbers and letters, added to an address to expedite mail delivery. Compare ZIP code.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ZIP code, ZIP, postcode, postal code(noun)

    a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. postcode(noun)ˈoʊstkˌɑɑrd

    ZIP code


  1. postcode(Noun)

    A sequence of letters and numbers added to a postal address to aid the sorting and delivery of post / mail.

  2. postcode(Noun)

    The region denoted by a postcode.

  3. postcode(Verb)

    To give a postcode to; to mark with a postcode.

Translations for postcode

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(American zip code ) a set of letters and numbers added to the address on a letter to make delivery easier.

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