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Definition of Philately

Philately
Philately Phi*lat"e*ly, n. [Philo- + Gr. ? exemption from tax; cf. frank to send free.] The collection of postage stamps of various issues.

Meaning of Philately from wikipedia

- Philately (/fɪˈlætəli/; fih-LAT-ə-lee) is the study of postage stamps and postal history.[citation needed] It also refers to the collection, appreciation...
- the collecting of postage stamps and related objects. It is an area of philately, which is the study or study and collection of stamps. It has been one...
- postage stamps and items of postal stationery, promotion of philately, conduct of philatelic examinations at the national level, parti****tion in international...
- In philately, indicia are markings on a mail piece (as opposed to an adhesive stamp) showing that postage has been prepaid by the sender. Indicia is the...
- collections." This is not a definition of philately that would be recognised today. More recently, revenue philately has become po****r again and now has its...
- In philately, the term cover pertains to the outside of an envelope or package with an address, typically with postage stamps that have been cancelled...
- Phosphor bands were introduced on British stamps from 1959 as a replacement for the previous graphite lined stamps as an aid in the mechanical sorting...
- A philatelic exhibition is an exhibition of stamps and postal history where stamp collectors (philatelists) compete for medals. The displays are shown...
- Philately portal This is a list of philatelic topics. Contents:  Top 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Acknowledgement of receipt...
- postage stamps are at once obvious, and among the most difficult areas of philately. Different denominations of stamps have been printed in different colors...