stylograph

[ stahy-luh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈstaɪ ləˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun

a fountain pen in which the writing point is a fine, hollow tube instead of a nib.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. stylitic,
  2. stylize,
  3. stylized,
  4. stylo-,
  5. stylobate,
  6. stylographic,
  7. stylography,
  8. stylohyal,
  9. stylohyoid,
  10. styloid

Origin of stylograph

First recorded in 1865–70; stylo-1 + -graph

Also called stylographic pen.

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British Dictionary definitions for stylograph

stylograph

/ (ˈstaɪləˌɡræf, -ˌɡrɑːf) /

noun

a fountain pen having a fine hollow tube as the writing point instead of a nib

Word Origin for stylograph

C19: from styl (us) + -graph

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