1. [syn: mailman, postman, mail carrier, letter carrier, carrier]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Postman \Post"man\, n.; pl. Postmen.
1. A post or courier; a letter carrier.
2. (Eng. Law) One of the two most experienced barristers in
the Court of Exchequer, who have precedence in motions; --
so called from the place where he sits. The other of the
two is called the tubman. --Whishaw.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a man who delivers the mail [syn: mailman, postman,
mail carrier, letter carrier, carrier]
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
POSTMAN, Eng. law. A barrister in the court of exchequer, who has precedence