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post

v. 1) to place a notice on the entrance or a prominent place on real property, such as a notice to quit (leave), pay rent, or a notice of intent to conduct a sheriff's sale, which requires mailing of a copy to the occupant to complete service of the notice. 2) to place a legal notice on a designated public place at the courthouse. 3) a commercial term for recording a payment. 4) to mail.

post

noun appointment, berth, billet, business, career, charge, commission, department, field, function, incumbency, job, line, locus, means of livelihood, munus, occupation, office, place, position, pursuit, service, situation, station, task, vocation, work

post

verb advertise, announce publicly, bestow, call public attention to, circulate, communicate, convey, deliver, dispose of, distribute, give away, give forth, give out, give public notice of, impart, issue, issue a statement, make known, make public, offer to the public, pay, present, print, proclaim, publish, put up a sign, report, spread, spread abroad
Associated concepts: post a notice, post bail
See also: annunciate, appointment, bond, book, calling, career, communicate, convey, deposit, dispatch, employment, enter, induct, inform, inscribe, issue, itemize, location, notify, occupation, office, organ, pawn, pledge, position, publish, pursuit, record, register, role, seat, send, set down, situation, stand, standpoint, title, trade, work

POST. After. When two or more alienations or descents have taken place between an original intruder ant or defendant in a writ of entry, the writ is said to be in the post, because it states that the tenant had not entry unless after the ouster of the original intruder. 3 Bl. Com. 182. See Entry, limit of.

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Only 12 went to post for last year's renewal, won by Moor Lane, but a bigger field looks likely this time.
Although seven went to post including 11-8 favourite Melodie D'Avril, the business end of the extended two-mile event concerned the trio of early leader Thats All Folks, second favourite Conwy Castle and the Nicky Henderson-trained winner.
Ten runners went to post for the 4m1f race, but it was Monsieur Jourdain who was always to the fore, closely tracked by 2010 winner of the race Poppy Day and Jo Mason, who despite a dogged battle, finished a length back in second.
To make matters worse, I went to post a letter the other night and and someone had let their dog do its business on the step of the post office.