post. [Latin] After. Cf. ANTE.

post, vb.

1. To publicize or announce by affixing a notice in a public place ( foreclosure notice was posted at the county courthouse).

2. To transfer (accounting entries) from an original record to a ledger (post debits and credits).

3. To place in the mail (post a letter). [Cases: Postal Service 19. C.J.S. Postal Service and Offenses Against Postal Laws ¡ì 20.]

4. To make a payment or deposit; to put up (post bail).

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