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nominal size

As applied to lumber, the approximate rough-sawn commercial size it is known in the market.

non-government organization

A private, nonprofit voluntary organization that has been organized primarily for the delivery of various services to the ICCs o IPs and has an established track record for effectiveness and acceptability in the community where it serves.

Synonyms - NGO
non-timber forest products

All biological materials and derivatives other than timber, which are extracted from forests for human use.

Synonyms - non-wood forest products
nutrient cycle

The exchange or transformation of elements among the living (organic and biotic) and nonliving (inorganic and abiotic) components of an ecosystem.