Definition of "delivery" []

  • The act of conveying or delivering. (noun)
  • Something delivered, as a shipment or package. (noun)
  • The act of transferring to another. (noun)
  • Law A formal act of transferring ownership of property to another: delivery of a deed. (noun)
  • The act of giving up; surrender. (noun)
  • The act of delivering or distributing goods, mail, etc (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Something that is delivered (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • The act of giving birth to a child (noun)
  • Manner or style of utterance, esp in public speaking or recitation (noun)
  • The act of giving or transferring or the state of being given or transferred (noun)
  • The act of rescuing or state of being rescued; liberation (noun)
  • The act or manner of bowling or throwing a ball (noun)
  • The ball so delivered (noun)
  • An actual or symbolic handing over of property, a deed, etc (noun)
  • The discharge rate of a compressor or pump (noun)
  • (in South Africa) the supply of basic services to communities deprived under apartheid (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

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  • "-- The term delivery has been broadly applied to include the whole of labor."