popular type of plastic ball-point pen, designed c.1950 in France, named 1953 as a shortened form of company co-founder Marcel Bich (1914-1994).
Examples from the Web for bic
Go drop your shoe and a Bic pen: Which hits the ground first?
Bic Owens, the costume designer of Big Sur, is very talented.
We are returned from Bic, after passing a very agreable day.The History of Emily Montague|Frances Brooke
If you buy a Kryptonite bike lock and it can be defeated with a Bic pen, you're not getting very good security for your money.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Cū′bic, -al, pertaining to a cube: of the third power or degree: solid.
It may help you to remember them if you think that the word iam´bic contains an iambic foot.Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 7|Charles H. Sylvester