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philatelist

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noun phi·lat·e·list \fə-ˈla-tə-list\

Simple Definition of philatelist

  • : a person who studies or collects postage stamps

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of philatelist

  1. :  a specialist in philately :  one who collects or studies stamps

Circa 1865

First Known Use of philatelist

circa 1865

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