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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A quill of the crow, or a very fine pen made from such a quill.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crow's feather cut into a pen, used where fine writing is required, as in lithography, tracing, etc.; also, a fine metallic pen imitating the quill.


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