post (in Indian addresses)

English translation: Name of the post office

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English term or phrase:post (in Indian addresses)
Selected answer:Name of the post office
Entered by: Ashutosh Mitra

06:03 Jan 18, 2013
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English term or phrase: post (in Indian addresses)
What does the word "post" mean?

Example: Kathazhampattu village, Kattukkanur post, Vellore Taluk and District

some hints give "Post & Vill"...
Andrey Belonogov
Russian Federation
Local time: 09:16
Name of the post office
Explanation:
In Indian addresses(rural), it is a trend to mention the delivering post office, and here 'Kattukkanur' is the name of post office which will finally deliver it to the addressee.
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Ashutosh Mitra
India
Local time: 03:46
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thanks!
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post (in indian addresses)
Name of the post office


Explanation:
In Indian addresses(rural), it is a trend to mention the delivering post office, and here 'Kattukkanur' is the name of post office which will finally deliver it to the addressee.

Ashutosh Mitra
India
Local time: 03:46
Native speaker of: Native in HindiHindi, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
thanks!

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