adverb see philately

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  • philatelically — adverb in a philatelic manner the Post Office honors great Americans philatelically • Derived from adjective: ↑philatelic * * * adverb see philatelic …   Useful english dictionary

  • philatelically — See philatelic. * * * …   Universalium

  • philatelically — adverb In a philatelic way …   Wiktionary

  • philatelically — phil·a·tel·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • philatelically inspired — adjective a) an item produced by the postal authorities, but intended for stamp collectors rather than normal postage usage. b) a normal postal item, altered or enhanced in some way, to increase its appeal to collectors. E.g., first day covers,… …   Wiktionary

  • philately — noun Etymology: French philatélie, from phil + Greek ateleia tax exemption, from atelēs free from tax, from a + telos tax; perhaps akin to Greek tlēnai to bear; from the fact that a stamped letter frees the recipient from paying the mailing… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Postage stamps and postal history of Russia — This a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of Russia. Traditionally, philatelists include the Soviet Union period in this category also. Early postal history Records mention a system of messengers in the 10th century. Early letters… …   Wikipedia

  • Postage stamps and postal history of Mexico — One and two reales stamps, 1856, with Morelia overprints and Pátzcuaro cancellation Mexico s postal system has its roots in the Aztec system of messengers which the Spanish adopted after the Conquest. During the 18th century, Spain established a… …   Wikipedia

  • Postage stamps of Ireland — The postage stamps of Ireland are issued by the postal operator of the independent Irish state. Ireland was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland when the world s first postage stamps were issued in 1840. These stamps, and all… …   Wikipedia

  • Philatelic fakes and forgeries — Brighton forgeries of the stamps of Jammu and Kashmir produced by Harold Treherne. In general, philatelic fakes and forgeries refers to labels that look like postage stamps but are not. Most have been produced to deceive or defraud. Learning to… …   Wikipedia

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