designating or of postage stamps joined together as pairs or larger sets, but differing in design, denomination, overprint, etc.
Origin of se-tenantFr, literally , holding each other
a se-tenant stamp
Also written setenant
Relating to or being commemorative stamps that are printed together on the same sheet but differ from one another.
Origin of se-tenantFrench : se, reflexive pron. + tenant, present participle of tenir, to hold.
- A set of postage stamps with differing values, colours, etc, but printed on the same sheet.