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Glossary of postal terms

United States Postal Service

Glossary of postal terms

by United States Postal Service

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Published by United States Postal Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postal service -- Dictionaries,
  • Postal service -- United States -- Terminology,
  • Postal service -- United States -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublication -- 32, Publication (United States Postal Service) -- 32
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination77 p.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14441014M

    Postal Glossary. Bound Printed Matter (BPM) Mail class that consists of advertising, promotional, directory, or editorial matter (or a combination of such USPS Postal Terms and Definitions Page 2 of 3. USPS Postal Terms and Definitions Page 3 of 3. Pool. The combining (co-mailing) of multiple magazine and. A book remainder mark is usually made with a stamp or permanent marker on the bottom edge of the book, though it may be on the back cover or another edge. CD remainders are usually marked by cutting the spine of the case or punching a hole through the UPC / barcode. Although these "cut-outs" don't damage the CD or liner notes, they are visible.

    Postal Terms Glossary. Postal Terms Glossary A. Additional Entry (AE) (AMC/AMF) - this is a postal facility at an airport that receives, concentrates, transfers, dispatches, and distributes mail transported by air. International Standard Book Number (ISBN). A Glossary of Commercial Printing Terms Artwork that continues across a book’s gutter and connects two facing pages. Density The solidity of a patch of color or type or darkness of an image or photograph. Postal permit information place on a printed product in lieu of a stamp.

    Glossary of Writing Terms 2 • BACK MATTER- The section after the body of the text and may include the endnotes, index, bibliography, author biography, etc. • BAR CODE- A system of stripes and bars printed on the back cover of a book. Used universally in the book . At the end of the title of some books you'll see information relating to the edition of the book, the number of volumes, the number of the volume, and whether the book is autographed. ISBN The International Standard Book Number (ISBN) is a digit or digit code assigned to books published after


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Term. Abbreviation/Acronym Definition. Cross-ReferenceFunction. AADC (1) A presort level in which all pieces in the bundle or container are addressed for delivery in the service area of the Glossary of postal terms book automated area distribution center (AADC).(2) An abbreviation used on mail container labels that identifies the contents as automated area distribution center mail (i.e., the ZIP Codes on the mail are.

Publication 32 - Glossary of Postal Terms July Transmittal Letter Introduction. Format and Organization; Style; Postal Terms List of Acronyms/Abbreviations. Glossary of Postal Terms and Abbreviations updated Janu in the Domestic Mail Manual of the U.S. Postal Service.

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