carry-out

carry-out - Surface mail for the first delivery stops of a foot carrier's route. The carrier takes it out of the office in a satchel, and the rest of the mail is deposited by a motorized carrier into relay boxes along the route.

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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  • carry out — transitive verb Date: 1589 1. to bring to a successful issue ; complete, accomplish < carried out the assignment > 2. to put into execution < carry out a plan > 3. to continue to an end or stopping point …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • To carry out — Carry Car ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Carried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carrying}.] [OF. carier, charier, F. carrier, to cart, from OF. car, char, F. car, car. See {Car}.] 1. To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carry — Car ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Carried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carrying}.] [OF. carier, charier, F. carrier, to cart, from OF. car, char, F. car, car. See {Car}.] 1. To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; often with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carry arms — Carry Car ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Carried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carrying}.] [OF. carier, charier, F. carrier, to cart, from OF. car, char, F. car, car. See {Car}.] 1. To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carry look-ahead adder — A carry look ahead adder is a type of adder used in digital logic. It can be contrasted with the simpler, but usually slower, ripple carry adder ( see adder for detail on ripple carry adders ). A ripple carry adder works in the same way as pencil …   Wikipedia

  • Carry-lookahead adder — 4 bit adder with carry lookahead A carry lookahead adder (CLA) is a type of adder used in digital logic. A carry lookahead adder improves speed by reducing the amount of time required to determine carry bits. It can be contrasted with the simpler …   Wikipedia

  • Carry flag — In computer processors the carry flag (usually indicated as the C flag) is a single bit in a system status (flag) register used to indicate when an arithmetic carry or borrow has been generated out of the most significant ALU bit position. When… …   Wikipedia

  • Carry bypass adder — A carry bypass adder improves the delay of a ripple carry adder.The two addends are split in blocks of n bits. The output carry of each block is dependent on the input carry only if, for each of the n bits in the block, at least one addend has a… …   Wikipedia

  • carry through — verb Date: 1605 transitive verb carry out intransitive verb persist, survive < feelings that carry through to the present > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Carry On — may refer to:Albums* Carry On (Chris Cornell album), a 2007 album * Carry On (Crosby, Stills Nash album), a 1998 compilation album * Carry On (Kansas album), a 1992 compilation album * Carry On (Bobby Caldwell album), a 1982 album by Bobby… …   Wikipedia

  • Carry On Up the Jungle — film poster by Renato Fratini Directed by Gerald Thomas …   Wikipedia


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