miniature sheet

noun

Definition of miniature sheet

  1. 1 :  a small sheet of postage stamps (as of 25 stamps) with gum and perforations that is printed as a souvenir and bears in the margins lettering identifying some notable event being commemorated

  2. 2 :  souvenir sheet 1

  3. 3 :  a set of mounted postage stamps displaying all of the plate numbers (as four) from an original sheet in their correct relative positions

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