deltiology

noun del·ti·ol·o·gy \-əjē\

Definition of deltiology

plural

-es

  1. :  the hobby of collecting postcards

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Origin and Etymology of deltiology

Greek deltion small writing tablet (diminutive of deltos writing tablet) + English -logy; akin to Latin dolare to hew — more at condole


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