Origin of philately
Related formsphil·a·tel·ic [fil-uh-tel-ik] /ˌfɪl əˈtɛl ɪk/, phil·a·tel·i·cal, adjectivephil·a·tel·i·cal·ly, adverbphi·lat·e·list [fi-lat-l-ist] /fɪˈlæt l ɪst/, noun
Examples from the Web for philatelist
It may have been an error but it troubled no one but the philatelist.Canada: Its Postage Stamps and Postal Stationery|Clifton Armstrong Howes
Some people irreverently style it "the Philatelist's Bible."
This Work is intended to fill a void which has hitherto existed in the Philatelist's Library.
Was it published when you went to Ghana that you were a philatelist?Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
The philatelist is found in every civilized country, and the collection of postage stamps, used and unused, grows apace.Chats on Household Curios|Fred W. Burgess