air express


air express
noun
Etymology: from Air Express, a service mark
: package-transport service using airlines but distinct from airfreight because of special scheduling, handling, billing, pickup, and delivery; also : the packages so shipped

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1. an express service for shipping small packages of goods by air: includes ground pickup at origin and delivery at destination.
2. the goods shipped by this service.

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air-ex|press «AIR ihk SPREHS», transitive verb.
to transport by air express.
air express,
the shipment of merchandise by aircraft.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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