Origin of philately
OTHER WORDS FROM philatelyphil·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
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How to use philately in a sentence
Philately, fi-lat′e-li, n. the study and collection of postage and revenue stamps and labels (also Timbrophily, Timbrology).
Strictly speaking, the so-called "officially sealed stamps" are not stamps, as that term is technically employed in philately.Canada: Its Postage Stamps and Postal Stationery|Clifton Armstrong Howes
Every new phase of recreation from playgrounds to philately presently has its countrywide association.Society|Henry Kalloch Rowe
It is impossible to estimate the injury resulting to Philately.
Like the lady said to the stamp collector, philately will get you everywhere.Makers|Cory Doctorow