deltiology

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Etymology[edit]

Formed by suffixing the Ancient Greek δελτίον (deltíon) (deltion; the diminutive form of δέλτος (déltos), deltos, “writing tablet”) with the English -logy.

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  • (UK) enPR: dĕltĭŏʹləjĭ, IPA(key): /ˌdɛltɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

deltiology (uncountable)

  1. The study and collection of postcards.

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