- special rate - One of three preferred rates for Periodicals that require approval and authorization (Classroom rate, Nonprofit rate, and Science-of-Agriculture rate).
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special rate — A railroad rate granted specially for a particular shipment of goods. 13 Am J2d Car § 185 … Ballentine's law dictionary
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