English version

box number

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Mail
box numberˈbox ˌnumber noun [countable]  TCMan address at the post office that people can have their letters etc sent to instead of their own addressPO Box
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box numberEach one was labelled with a box number and contained a large brown envelope.You have to get letter heads printed, make it look good, have a fake box number.I never wrote to that box number.I wrote that night to the box number.So she wrote to the box number and suggested a date for a preliminary viewing to avoid disappointment or misunderstandings.
From Longman Business Dictionarybox numberˈbox ˌnumber (also post office box number) [countable] an address used by a firm for receiving letters at a POST OFFICE instead of its own addressIt is usually best to avoid box numbers in advertisements as they tend to put people off replying. number
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