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Today's Word "phillumenist"

One who collects matchbooks on

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phillumenist \fuh-LOO-muh-nist\ (noun) - One who collects matchbooks or matchboxes.

"An avid phillumenist, Todd felt his collection posed no actual danger of fire as he had removed the matches from each and every one of his acquired collectibles."

 

Phil (o)- + Latin lumen, light.

 

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