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stamp col·lec·tion

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  1. stamp collectionnoun

    a collection of stamps

  2. philately, stamp collecting, stamp collectionnoun

    the collection and study of postage stamps


  1. stamp collection

    Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects. It is an area of philately, which is the study (or combined study and collection) of stamps. It has been one of the world's most popular hobbies since the late nineteenth century with the rapid growth of the postal service, as a never-ending stream of new stamps was produced by countries that sought to advertise their distinctiveness through their stamps.


  1. stamp collection

    Stamp collection is a hobby or activity that involves collecting postage stamps and related objects such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them) and postal cards. These collections, commonly referred to as philately, are usually focused on specific themes, countries, or periods and are often used to learn about geography, history, art, and culture.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stamp collection in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stamp collection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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