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What does a percentage mark mean in an address?

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Wiki User
06/11/2008

The sign is not a percent sign but a c/o sign that means "in care of". This is used as a temporary mailing address as when someone wants to receive mail "in care of" (c/o) someone else's adress. Example: John Doe, c/o Jack Sprat, 1000 Anystreet, Anystate ZIP