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  1. a code and abstract concept expressing the fixed location of a home, business or other building on the earth's surface

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 19, 2009
  2. a code and abstract concept expressing a location on the earth's surface (include also Postal address)

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 19, 2009
  3. Until the advent of modern postal systems, most houses and buildings were not numbered. Streets may have been named for landmarks, such as a city gate or market, or for the professions of their inhabitants

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 19, 2009
  4. In most English-speaking countries the standard is an alternating numbering scheme progressing in one direction along a street, with odd numbers on one side (usually west or south) and even numbers on the other (usually north or east), although there

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 19, 2009
  5. In most of the world, addresses are written in order from most specific to general information, starting with the addressee and ending with the largest geographical unit

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 19, 2009
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