the system, especially a government postal system, of sending mail by truck, train, or boat, as opposed to airmail.
mail sent by this system.
surface mail
mail transported by land or sea Compare airmail


Read Also:

  • Surface-noise

    noun, Audio. 1. extraneous noise caused by physical wear or a physical flaw on a phonograph record or in a pickup system, rather than by a flaw in the equipment. surface noise noun 1. noise produced by the friction of the needle or stylus of a record player with the rotating record, caused by a […]

  • Surface-of-light-and-shade

    noun 1. (in architectural shades and shadows) a surface in a plane tangent to the parallel rays from the theoretical light source, treated as a shade surface.

  • Surface-of-projection

    noun 1. the surface upon which an image or a set of points is projected.

  • Surface-of-revolution

    noun, Mathematics. 1. a surface formed by revolving a plane curve about a given line.

Disclaimer: Surface-mail definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.