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numismatics

nu·mis·mat·ics

numismatics

 
pronunciation:
nu mihz mae tihks
features:
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part of speech: plural noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the study or collecting of money, coins, and sometimes similar objects, such as medals.
derivations: numismatologist (n.), numismatology (n.)
Word Parts
The word numismatics contains the following part:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology