Postmark meaning

pōstmärk
An official mark printed over a postage stamp, especially one that cancels the stamp and records the date and place of mailing.
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To stamp with such a mark.
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A post-office mark stamped on a piece of mail, canceling the postage stamp and recording the date and place of sending or receiving.
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To stamp with a postmark.
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A marking made by a postal service on a letter, package, postcard or the like, usually indicating the place where and the date and time when the item was received or processed for the first time, and often serving to cancel a postage stamp.
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To apply a postmark on.
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Origin of postmark

  • Compound of post + mark.

    From Wiktionary