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  • n. A pen, similar in size and shape to a pencil, having an internal chamber filled with a viscous, quick-drying ink that is dispensed at the tip during use by the rolling action of a metal sphere (around 0.7 mm to 1 mm in diameter).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper


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