kilo·​ware | \ ˈkilə+ˌ- \

Definition of kiloware

1 : packaged mixtures of unsorted postage stamps accumulated especially by European post offices largely from parcel tags and sold by the kilogram
2 : a package of unsorted stamps usually sealed by the government to indicate that the mixture is as originally assembled by the post office

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“Kiloware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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