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Post-it

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(also Post-it note)

Definition of Post-it in English:

noun

trademark
A piece of paper with an adhesive strip on one side, designed to be stuck prominently to an object or surface and easily removed when necessary.
Example sentences
  • Tear out a favorite comic strip from the paper or stick a Post-it note with a funny saying to your computer or refrigerator.
  • The film feels less like a chronicle than like a loose shuffle of moments and ideas, like the cryptic Post-it messages that paper the walls of the hero's apartment.
  • ‘I was walking around with Post-its and little pieces of paper in my purse, so I put them in a book’ she says.

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