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send away for something

to request something by mail She sent away for applications to six colleges.
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Consumers who purchase the three higher end batteries can send away for a free NFL Quarterback Club autographed football, a $34 value.
For more information, including energy-saving tips on central air conditioning, send away for ARI's free pamphlet, "How to Keep Your Cool and Save Cold Cash.
Vachon explains that the bids room is convenient for contractors because they no longer have to send away for the drawings, which involves a deposit and administrative costs.
Readers are able to send away for a free "biodot," a small round circle of liquid crystal that changes color and which has been traditionally used to help individuals monitor stress levels.
To create an authentic feel, shoppers will buy an empty box and send away for four action figures just as shoppers did for the original toys.
Every customer purchasing a copy of the May issue of Good Housekeeping, on sale this month, in Tesco is entitled to send away for a free novel.