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Glossary of philatelical terms

SASE
Acronym for Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope: an unused envelope addressed to the sender with return postage affixed.
SASSONE
Italian stamp catalogue of Italy, Vatican City, San Marino, Italians colonies and old Italian states.
SCOTT
American stamp catalogue. It covers American and worldwide stamps.
SET
A series of stamps with similar design or purpose.
SET OF FOUR
Block of four stamps in two lines: their value is usually higher then the sum of single stamp values.
SIZE
The size of the stamp, in mm.
STANLEY GIBBONS
Worldwide British stamp catalogue.
STOCKBOOK
Book with horizontal pockets to hold stamps.
STRIP
A series of three (or more) stamps joined together either horizontally or vertically
SWAPS
Duplicate stamps used for trading purpose.

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