sack rack

sack rack - (See sorting rack)

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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  • sack — 1. noun /sæk/ a) A bag; especially a large bag of strong, coarse material for storage and handling of various commodities, such as potatoes, coal, coffee; or, a bag with handles used at a supermarket, a grocery sack; or, a small bag for small… …   Wiktionary

  • rack — I. noun Etymology: Middle English rak rain cloud, rapid movement Date: 14th century a wind driven mass of high often broken clouds II. intransitive verb Date: 1590 to fly or scud in high wind III. noun Etymology: Middle English, probably from… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rotary sorting rack — A mechanical circular rack in a bulk mail center. It rotates to a predetermined scheme and positions the correct mailbag or sack near the operator for minimum movement and maximum accuracy. (Also see circular sorting rack and sorting rack) (Also… …   Glossary of postal terms

  • sorting rack — A metal framework with hooks from which sacks or pouches hang while being filled with mail. A sorting rack can hold five to ten sacks. (Also see circular sorting rack androtary sorting rack) (Also called bag, pouch, sack, paper, and parcel rack) …   Glossary of postal terms

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