Delivery vs Courier - What's the difference?
As a noun delivery
is the act of conveying something.
As a proper noun courier is
a monospace font that resembles the characters produced by a typewriter.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The act of conveying something.
- The delivery was completed by four.
The item which has been conveyed.
- delivery of a nuclear missile to its target
The act of giving birth
- Your delivery is on the table.
(baseball) A pitching motion.
- The delivery was painful.
(baseball) A thrown pitch.
- ''His delivery has a catch in it.
The manner of speaking.
- ''Here is the delivery ; ... strike three!
* 1919 ,
- The actor's delivery was flawless.
- I shall not tell what Dr. Coutras related to me in his words, but in my own, for I cannot hope to give at second hand any impression of his vivacious delivery .
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(medicine) administration of a drug
(cricket) A ball .
(curling) The process of throwing a stone.
- Drug delivery system .
* delivery room
* special delivery
A person who looks after and guides tourists.
A person who delivers messages.
A company that delivers messages.
A company that transports goods.
(internet) A user who earns access to a topsite by uploading warez.
* 2005 , Paul Craig, Ron Honick, Mark Burnett, Software Piracy Exposed (page 2)
- These sites have enormous hard drives and bandwidth for couriers to distribute the software from one site to the next.
* (person who looks after and guides tourists) guide, rep, tourist guide
* (person who delivers messages) messenger
* (company that delivers messages)
* (company that transports goods)
* (user who uploads to a topsite)
To deliver by courier.
- We'll have the contract couriered to you.