Sea-mail Sea"-mail`, n. [Sea + (perhaps) Mall Mally, for Mary; hence, Prov. E. mally a hare.] (Zo["o]l.) A gull; the mew. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sea mail — noun 1. : mail carried over the sea by ship 2. : postal service carrying mail by ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • mail — /meɪl/ noun 1. a system of sending letters and parcels from one place to another ● The cheque was lost in the mail. ● The invoice was put in the mail yesterday. ● Mail to some of the islands in the Pacific can take six weeks. ♦ by mail using the… …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • mail — Synonyms and related words: PP, RD, RFD, air express, airfreight, airmail, armature, armor, armor plate, body armor, book post, buckler, bulletproof vest, carrier, carrier pigeon, chain armor, chain mail, chitin, coat of mail, consign,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • mail — I n 1. letters, packages, messages, missives; post, correspondence, communication; air mail, sea mail, parcel post, special delivery, certified mail, registered mail. 2. mails postal system, post office, postal service, Chiefly Brit. post. v 3.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Sea Monsters — was a BBC television program which used computer generated imagery to show past life in Earth s seas. It was made by Impossible Pictures, the creators of Walking with Dinosaurs , Walking With Beasts and Walking With Monsters .In this series,… …   Wikipedia

  • Sea Monsters (TV series) — Sea Monsters DVD cover Genre Documentary Created by Tim Haines Directed by Jasper James …   Wikipedia

  • Mail steamer — Mail steamers were steamships which carried the mail across waterways, such as across an ocean or between islands, primarily during the 19th Century and early 20th Century, when the cost of sending a letter was declining to the point an ordinary… …   Wikipedia

  • Mail Call — Season 2 DVD cover Format Reality Starring R. Lee Ermey …   Wikipedia

  • Mail (manga) — Mail Genre Horror Manga Written by Housui Yamazaki Published by Kadokawa Shoten English publisher Dark Horse Manga …   Wikipedia

  • Sea Patrol (season 1) — Sea Patrol Season 1 DVD cover Country of origin …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”