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phi·lat·e·ly

 (fĭ-lăt′l-ē)
n.
The collection and study of postage stamps, postmarks, and related materials; stamp collecting.

[French philatélie : Greek phil-, philo-, philo- + Greek ateleia, exemption from payment (because a postage stamp indicates prepayment of postage) (a-, without; see a-1 + telos, tax, charge; see telə- in Indo-European roots).]

phil′a·tel′ic (fĭl′ə-tĕl′ĭk), phil′a·tel′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
phil′a·tel′i·cal·ly adv.
phi·lat′e·list n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

philatelist

Someone who collects stamps.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.philatelist - a collector and student of postage stampsphilatelist - a collector and student of postage stamps
aggregator, collector - a person who collects things
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Translations
جامِع طوابِع بَريدِيَّه
filatelista
filatelist
bélyeggyûjtõbélyeggyűjtő
frímerkjasafnari
filatelista
filatelist
pul koleksiyoncusu

philatelist

[fɪˈlætəlɪst] Nfilatelista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

philatelist

[fɪˈlætəlɪst] nphilatéliste m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

philatelist

nPhilatelist(in) m(f), → Briefmarkensammler(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

philatelist

[fɪˈlætəlɪst] nfilatelista m/f, filatelico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

philately

(fiˈlatəli) noun
the study and collecting of postage-stamps.
ˌphilaˈtelic (-ˈte-) adjective
phiˈlatelist noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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PROUD philatelist Mohammed Janahi, known as the man with a million stamps, aims to introduce the kingdom and its culture to fellow enthusiasts at an international exhibition in China.
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And now a philatelist in West YorKshire has come up with an unusual request.