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2 definitions found
 for postage stamp
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Postage \Post"age\, n.
     The price established by law to be paid for the conveyance of
     a letter or other mailable matter by a public post.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Postage stamp, a government stamp required to be put upon
        articles sent by mail in payment of the postage, esp. an
        adhesive stamp issued and sold for that purpose.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  postage stamp
      n 1: a small adhesive token stuck on a letter or package to
           indicate that that postal fees have been paid [syn:
           postage, postage stamp, stamp]

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