- First-Class Mail (FCM) - A class of mail that includes all matter wholly or partly in writing or typewriting, all actual and personal correspondence, all bills and statements of account, and all matter sealed or otherwise closed against inspection. First-Class Mail comprises three subclasses: postcards, letters and sealed parcels, and Priority Mail. Any mailable matter may be sent as First-Class Mail. First-Class Mail is a USPS trademark.
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first-class — ˌfirst ˈclass also first class adjective 1. if something is first class, it is of very good quality and much better than other things of the same type: • We provide a first class, professional service for our customers. 2. using first class mail … Financial and business terms
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