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fountain pen Syllabification: foun·tain pen
Pronunciation: /ˈfount(ə)n ˌpen/

Definition of fountain pen in English:


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A pen with a reservoir or cartridge from which ink flows continuously to the nib.
Example sentences
  • Every now and then I convince myself writing with a fountain pen requires deliberation and will improve my handwriting.
  • Neither does the handwriting change much if you write with a fountain pen, ballpen or pencil or any other instrument.
  • The first fountain pen recorded cost 10/6 and the Onoto fountain pen purchased later cost $1.1.0.
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