Attention Line

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Definition: Attention Line

Attention Line

Full Definition of Attention Line

The line in the address area of an envelope sent to an organization that indicates the individual to whom it should be directed. The United States postal service recommends placing the name of the individual above the name of the organization, preferably without the customary “ATTN:” in front of the name.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Attention Line. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 06, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Attention Line. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 06, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Attention Line. Retrieved December 06, 2021
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Attention Line are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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