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numismatics

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noun plural but singular in construction nu·mis·mat·ics \-tiks\

Simple Definition of numismatics

  • : the study or act of collecting of coins, paper money, and medals

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of numismatics

  1. :  the study or collection of coins, tokens, and paper money and sometimes related objects (as medals)

numismatist

play \nü-ˈmiz-mə-tist, nyü-\ noun

Circa 1828

First Known Use of numismatics

circa 1828


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