domain <postal address>
postal address domain <postal address>
an area in which a set of specific postal address types and postal address renderings is prescribed by postal operators
Note to entry: For convenience, the preferred term “postal address domain” has been shortened to the admitted term “domain” throughout this document.
EXAMPLE The most typical example of a postal address domain is a country where a designated postal operator provides postal delivery services.
ORIGIN: ISO/TC 211 Glossary of Terms - English (last updated: 2020-06-02)