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Posted Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    posted adj : publicly announced; "the posted speed limit"
Posted Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Post \Post\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Posted; p. pr. & vb. n. Posting.]
  1. To attach to a post, a wall, or other usual place of affixing public notices; to placard; as, to post a notice; to post playbills. Note: Formerly, a large post was erected before the sheriff's office, or in some public place, upon which legal notices were displayed. This way of advertisement has not entirely gone of use.
  2. To hold up to public blame or reproach; to advertise opprobriously; to denounce by public proclamation; as, to post one for cowardice. On pain of being posted to your sorrow Fail not, at four, to meet me. --Granville.
  3. To enter (a name) on a list, as for service, promotion, or the like.
  4. To assign to a station; to set; to place; as, to post a sentinel. ``It might be to obtain a ship for a lieutenant, . . . or to get him posted.'' --De Quincey.
  5. (Bookkeeping) To carry, as an account, from the journal to the ledger; as, to post an account; to transfer, as accounts, to the ledger. You have not posted your books these ten years. --Arbuthnot.
  6. To place in the care of the post; to mail; as, to post a letter.
  7. To inform; to give the news to; to make (one) acquainted with the details of a subject; -- often with up. Thoroughly posted up in the politics and literature of the day. --Lond. Sat. Rev. To post off, to put off; to delay. [Obs.] ``Why did I, venturously, post off so great a business?'' --Baxter. To post over, to hurry over. [Obs.] --Fuller.

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  • Keep Posted: Keep Posted (also known as The Big Issue) was a United States ... Network which was sponsored by The Saturday Evening Post for its first season. ...
  • Posted Workers Directive: The EU Posted Workers Directive (http://eur-lex. ... for reducing rights of posted workers and undermining the rights of workers in a home nation. ...
  • Posted county price: The Posted county price (PCP) is calculated for the so-called loan commodities (except for rice and cotton) for each county by the Farm ...
  • List of NFL quarterbacks who have posted a perfect passer rating: of passer ratings in 1973 Four games have occurred in the post-season. ... List of NFL quarterbacks who have posted a passer rating of zero ...
  • List of NFL quarterbacks who have posted a passer rating of zero: Terry Bradshaw posted a zero rating on a record three occasions. Gary Keithley is the only quarterback ever to post zero ratings two ...

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