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Meaning of ballpoint by Wiktionary Dictionary

ballpoint


    Etymology

    ball + point

    Noun

    ballpoint ( plural: ballpoints )

    1. ( colloquial ) A ballpoint pen, biro .
      Have you seen my ballpoint? I need to sign this form and a felt tip won't make carbons .


Explanation of ballpoint by Wordnet Dictionary

ballpoint


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



    Definition of ballpoint by GCIDE Dictionary

    ballpoint


    1. ballpoint n. a pen which has a small metal ball as point of transfer of ink to paper, at the tip of a cylandrical and non-refillable reservoir of ink; -- short for ballpoint pen.

      Syn. -- ballpoint pen, ballpen, Biro.