Card Set Information
Processing Mail Terms
To make notations in margins; on medical correspondence, for example, indicates the action to be taken or reply to be made.
A postal service that provides, for a fee, a receipt to the sender of first class mail and a record of delivery.
A business or procedure designed to facilitate delivery of written communications and parcels
Mail delivered in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
A computerized system for sorting mail based on strict U.S. Postal envelope addressing standards.
Electronic Mail Processing:
A supplemental item inserted in a envelope with a written communication .
An electronic process for transmitting written communications.
A semi-manual system of sorting mail.
Letter Sorting Machine (LSM):
A mail service determination based on content, weight, destination and speed of delivery.
A piece of electronic equipment designed to speed sorting and delivery of mail.
Optical Character Reader (OCR):
A book containing the rules and regulations that govern the postal service.
A first-class service that provides, for a fee, a record that mail has been sent and guarantees an indemnity if it is not received.
A national package delivery service.
United Parcel Service (UPS):
A system of numerical codes written on envelopes to facilitate the delivery of mail.
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