diplomatic pouch

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n diplomatic pouch a mail pouch that is sealed shut and that is used to carry communications between a legation and its home office
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Usage

In literature:

This he placed in the diplomatic pouch, called for a courier, and despatched him at once for the frontier.
"The Goose Girl" by Harold MacGrath
The envelope was marked for delivery from Hong Kong to Chungking via diplomatic pouch.
"The Caves of Fear" by John Blaine
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