dead letter in a sentence

Example sentences for dead letter

If it does not have a return address, it will be returned to the post office dead letter file.
Gradually the pendulum moved to the other extreme, and the common law of trade restraint became largely a dead letter.
Warrant unaccompanied by a duly signed rate bill a dead letter.

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