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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishphilatelyphi‧lat‧e‧ly /fəˈlætəli/ noun [uncountable]  DLHthe activity of collecting stamps for pleasure syn stamp collectingphilatelic /ˌfɪləˈtelɪk◂/ adjectivephilatelist /fəˈlætəlɪst/ noun [countable]
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philatelyUnsuitable hobbies include philately, railway archaeology, home computing, golf or anything which has a magazine devoted to it.
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