the collecting by hobbyists of old stock certificates and bonds that have no intrinsic value other than their aesthetic appeal or relative rarity.
the hobby of collecting bonds and share certificates, esp those of historical interest
the collection of old financial documents, such as stock and bond certificates
Latin scriptum ‘thing written’
scripophile is person collecting these
noun 1. Edward Wyllis [wil-is] /ˈwɪl ɪs/ (Show IPA), 1854–1926, U.S. newspaper publisher.
verb, Latin. 1. he wrote (it); she wrote (it).
- Screen peace
tool A screen saver for Microsoft Windows by Anthony Andersen. Released as charityware. It can load extension modules with filename extension “.SPX”. Some modules (ftp://src.doc.ic.ac.uk/computing/systems/ibmpc/windows3/desktop/spx2.zip). (1997-11-23)
noun, Football. 1. a pass thrown to a receiver who is directly in back of a wall of blockers and who is behind or not far beyond the line of scrimmage.