adjective see stamp II

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  • stampless — I. ˈ ̷ ̷lə̇s adjective Etymology: stamp (II) + less : being without stamps : not bearing any stamp II. noun or stampless cover (plural sta …   Useful english dictionary

  • stampless — adjective Without a stamp. The stampless letter eventually reached me, but I had to pay for its postage …   Wiktionary

  • stampless — stamp·less …   English syllables

  • stampless cover — noun see stampless II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cover (philately) — 1856 cover posted in New York with three 1 cent stamps affixed 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 and is a term generally used… …   Wikipedia

  • stamp — I. verb Etymology: Middle English; akin to Old High German stampfōn to stamp and perhaps to Greek stembein to shake up Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to pound or crush with a pestle or a heavy instrument 2. a. (1) to strike or beat… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Stamp collecting — is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). It is one of the world s most popular hobbies, with estimates of the number of collectors ranging up to 20 million in the United… …   Wikipedia

  • Postage stamps and postal history of Bangkok — The earliest recorded mail from Bangkok dates back only to 1836 when American missionary Dan Beach Bradley sent a letter to his father in a stampless cover. The British Consular Post Office in Bangkok was established by Great Britain in 1858 as a …   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

  • Russian Philatelic Forgeries — Introduction Forgers profit by selling current unused stamps for postal use, or by selling counterfeit forged material to philatelists. In some cases, forgers created copies for their own satisfaction, with out any intent to defraud. A very well… …   Wikipedia

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