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 Poste Restante (French).Posterio’ri. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Posted.
 
Well posted up in the subject. Thoroughly informed. The metaphor is from posting up accounts, where one can see everything at a glance.   1
 


 Poste Restante (French).Posterio’ri. 

 
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