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Definitions for POSTCARD
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. postcard, post card, postal card, mailing-cardnoun

    a card for sending messages by post without an envelope

Wiktionary

  1. postcardnoun

    A rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended to be written on and mailed without an envelope. In the case of a picture postcard one side carries a picture or photograph.

Wikipedia

  1. Postcard

    A postcard or post card is a piece of thick paper or thin cardboard, typically rectangular, intended for writing and mailing without an envelope. Non-rectangular shapes may also be used but are rare. There are novelty exceptions, such as wooden postcards, copper postcards sold in the Copper Country of the U.S. state of Michigan, and coconut "postcards" from tropical islands. In some places, one can send a postcard for a lower fee than a letter. Stamp collectors distinguish between postcards (which require a postage stamp) and postal cards (which have the postage pre-printed on them). While a postcard is usually printed and sold by a private company, individual or organization, a postal card is issued by the relevant postal authority (often with pre-printed postage).Production of postcards blossomed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. As an easy and quick way for individuals to communicate, they became extremely popular. The study and collecting of postcards is termed deltiology (from Greek deltion, small writing tablet, and the also greek -logy, the study of).

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  1. postcard

    A postcard is a rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard designed for writing and mailing without an envelope. It typically has a photograph or other decorative design on one side and space on the other side for writing a message and the recipient's address. Postcards are often used by travelers to send messages or images of their locations to friends or family.

Wikidata

  1. Postcard

    A postcard or post card is a rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended for writing and mailing without an envelope. In some places, it is possible to send them for a lower fee than for a letter. Stamp collectors distinguish between postcards and postal cards. While a postcard is usually printed by a private company, individual or organization, a postal card is issued by the relevant postal authority. The United States Postal Service defines a postcard as: rectangular, at least 3+¹⁄2 inches high × 5 inches long × 0.007 inches thick and no more than 4+¹⁄4 inches high × 6 inches long × 0.016 inches thick. However, some postcards have deviated from this. The study and collecting of postcards is termed deltiology.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of POSTCARD in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of POSTCARD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of POSTCARD in a Sentence

  1. Steven Mnuchin:

    Over 90 percent of Americans are going to fill out taxes on that postcard or a virtual electronic postcard, this is about simplifying taxes and simplifying the business system.

  2. Melody Gardot:

    It can make us feel a little more connected despite what is going on. We cannot touch each other, we cannot travel, this is kind of a postcard.

  3. Steven Mnuchin:

    As part of the historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, this Administration committed to making taxes simple and fair for American families. We are delivering on this promise, the new, postcard-size Form 1040 is designed to simplify and expedite filing tax returns, providing much-needed relief to hardworking taxpayers.

  4. Guy Baker:

    When we got this postcard saying George Parker Bidder, it was exciting because nothing like that has come back in living memory.

  5. Maria Grazia Chiuri:

    It's not the famous postcard that you normally have of Rome, there's something more intimate, and that's the portrait we like. We also think couture is more intimate because there's a relationship between the client and the atelier. It's one of a kind and the best limited edition you could have.

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