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perfin

[purf-in] /ˈpɜrfˌɪn/
noun
1.
a postage stamp having perforated initials punched into the paper: used by businesses to prevent unauthorized use of stamps.
Origin
perf(orated) in(itial)
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perfin

/ˈpɜːfɪn/
noun
1.
(philately) the former name for spif
Word Origin
from perf(orated with) in(itials)
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