"C/o" stands for "care of." It is an abbreviation used to send correspondence to a specific person when he is not likely to be there. This is especially useful for sending things to a work address or to people who can on... More »

An "in care of" address is a way to send a letter to a recipient who is temporarily staying somewhere else or receiving mail somewhere else. The proper way to address the letter is to write, for example, "C/O John Smith"... More »

In business and finance, the acronym C.O.D. stands for "cash on delivery" or "collect on delivery," according to the UPS website. C.O.D. is a method of payment where the buyer makes a payment for a product when the produ... More »

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An "in care of" address is a way to send a letter to a recipient who is temporarily staying somewhere else or receiving mail somewhere else. The proper way to address the letter is to write, for example, "C/O John Smith"... More »

DRG in health care stands for diagnosis-related groups and is the basis for establishing medical reimbursements. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, DRGs are an applied theory of industrial managem... More »

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EMS, or Express Mail Service, Japan is an international mail delivery service used to send packages weighing up to 30 kilograms from Japan to 120 countries and territories around the world. EMS provides a free tracking s... More »

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To send a postcard, a person must fill in the address of the recipient on it, affix a stamp and drop it into any outgoing mailbox or at a post office. As of December 2014, the minimum postage required to send a postcard ... More »