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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 one Foxhunter winner has gone to post and he fell.
05 Newbury Key trends Officialy rated at least 113, 10/10 Rated within 10lb of RPR top-rated, 10/10 Adjusted RPR of at least 129, 10/10 Distance winner, 9/10 Aged four or five, 9/10 Winner of a Group race over 1m, 8/10 From first two in the betting, 8/10 Making seasonal reappearance 7/10 Other factors A total of 27 Group 1 winners have gone to post and six have won (unrepresented on one occasion).
Three Earl of Sefton winners have gone to post - one came second and two were third.
No filly or mare has been successful since 1993, although 32 have gone to post in the last 11 runnings.