sphragistic

adjective
sphra·​gis·​tic | \ sfrəˈjistik \

Definition of sphragistic

: of or relating to a seal or signet : dealing with seals sphragistic studies

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History and Etymology for sphragistic

Late Greek sphragistikos, from Greek sphragistos sealed (from sphragizein to close with a seal, from sphragis seal + -izein -ize) + -ikos -ic

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“Sphragistic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sphragistic. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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