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propelling pencil

noun [C] uk   us   UK (US mechanical pencil)
a pencil in which the lead is pushed out by turning or pressing a part of the pencil
Translations of “propelling pencil”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自動鉛筆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自动铅笔…
(Definition of propelling pencil from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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