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fountain pennoun [C]

uk   us  
a pen whose nib (= the point at the end that you write with) is supplied with ink from a container inside it
Translations of “fountain pen”
in Korean 만년필…
in Arabic قَلَم حِبر…
in Portuguese caneta-tinteiro…
in Catalan ploma estilogràfica…
in Japanese 万年筆…
in Italian penna stilografica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自來水筆…
in Russian перьевая ручка…
in Turkish dolma kalem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自来水笔…
in Polish wieczne pióro…
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