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delivery/dɪˈlɪvəri/noun
pluraldeliveries
delivery
/dɪˈlɪvəri/
noun
pluraldeliveries
Learner's definition of DELIVERY  
: the act of taking something to a person or place
[count]
[noncount]
— see also special delivery
   b  [count]  : something that is taken to a person or place : something that is delivered
: the act or process of giving birth
[noncount]
[count]
[singular]  : the way someone says something officially or publicly : the way someone delivers a speech, statement, etc., to a group of people
[count]sports  : the way a ball is thrown in baseball or cricket

take delivery of

formal
: to receive (something that is being delivered to you)
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