se-tenant


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se-ten·ant

 (sə-tĕn′ənt, sĕt′n-äN′, sə-tə-näN′)
adj.
Relating to or being commemorative stamps that are printed together on the same sheet but differ from one another.

[French : se, reflexive pron. + tenant, present participle of tenir, to hold.]
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The PHLPost has also released a se-tenant block of four stamps to commemorate the 100 years of the apparition of Our Lady of Fatima.
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