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Definition of stamp hinge in English:

noun

A small piece of gummed transparent paper used for fixing postage stamps in an album.
Example sentences
  • Can you still buy stamp hinges and do people still use them?
  • Anytime a stamp hinge has to be removed from a stamp, the collector must proceed with great care.
  • The stamp hinge, a product used by most stamp collectors, was tested with very interesting results.

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