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stamp collecting

n
(Philately) another name for philately
stamp collector n
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Noun1.stamp collecting - the collection and study of postage stampsstamp collecting - the collection and study of postage stamps
assembling, collecting, aggregation, collection - the act of gathering something together
aerophilately - the collection and study of airmail stamps

stamp collecting

noun philately Are you interested in stamp collecting, train spotting and bird watching?
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enthusiast philatelist
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stamp collecting

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Chunghwa plans to invite stamp-collecting experts and postal organizations from at least 30 countries to the event next year, reports China Times.
A stamp-collecting club is on the look-out for new members.
With its badges for do-gooding and stamp-collecting, and the way it called Sellotape "sticky-backed plastic", it seemed aimed purely at swots who wanted to wear shorts until they became prefects.
Stanley Gibbons is the most famous name linked with stamp-collecting, producing millions of albums ?
After a couple of months in my stamp-collecting hobby I would usually go: "See, a stamp in the shape of a triangle," I would boast to my friends.
It covers his earliest days as a stamp-collecting grammar school kid in Stourbridge to the world domination of Led Zeppelin.
Ecology has changed from its 19th-century origins as stamp-collecting and passive observation to its modern form of controlled experiments and analysis that include an emphasis on advanced mathematics.
Ibrahim bin Karam, CEO of Emirates Post, said the exhibition is designed to give a boost to the hobby of stamp-collecting, which is the worldAEs most popular hobby.
Paris-based Gala magazine revealed the existence of the stamp-collecting club, describing it as "an independent association based at the presidential residence."