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Native paper: Crude, handmade paper produced locally, as opposed to finer, machine-made paper.

Never hinged: A stamp without hinge marks. A never-hinged (NH) stamp usually has original gum, but this is not always the case.
 
New issue service: A dealer service that automatically supplies subscribers with new issues of a given country, area or topic.

Nondenominated: A stamp with no numerical inscription designating the face value.
 
NH: Never Hinged. A stamp without hinge marks. A never-hinged (NH) stamp usually has original gum, but this is not always the case.

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