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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.

Freebase

  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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  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 Wright:

    A friend of mine once sent me a postcard with a picture of the entire planet Earth taken from space. On the back it said, Wish you were here.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Herivaneo Seixas:

    BR-319 is the postcard for development, without BR-319, we're frozen in time.

  5. Steven Mnuchin:

    The new, postcard-size Form 1040 is designed to simplify and expedite filing tax returns, providing much-needed relief to hardworking taxpayers.

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