One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The office of postmaster.
The position, status or emolument of a postmaster at Merton College, Oxford.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Cartwright (d. 1603), theologian and religious controversialist. From postmaster + -ship<br>early 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Southey (1774–1843), poet and reviewer. From postmaster + -ship.
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