That which holds, or binds, the filler leaves together. With high-grade cigars, the binder is usually a single leaf of tobacco. With low-grade cigars, the binder is usually a sheet of Homogenized Tobacco Leaf (HTL), a paper-like material made with scrap tobacco.

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