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  • n. an eraser made of rubber (or of a synthetic material with properties similar to rubber); commonly mounted at one end of a pencil


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  • The particular feel of the pain, not like a pinprick or a knife cut, but both blunter and sharper, a pencil eraser pressed hard against the soft meat of the tongue like a cattle brand.

    The Kitchen Daughter


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