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highlighternoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪˌlaɪ.tər/ us   /ˈhaɪˌlaɪ.t̬ɚ/
a special pen containing bright ink, used to mark words in a book, magazine, etc.
(Definition of highlighter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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highlighternoun [C]

us   /ˈhɑɪˌlɑɪ·t̬ər/
a pen with a wide writing end and bright, transparent ink which is used to color parts of a text to make them easier to find later
(Definition of highlighter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “highlighter”
in Arabic قَلم تَظليل…
in Korean 형광펜…
in Portuguese marcador de texto…
in Catalan retolador fluorescent…
in Japanese マーカーペン, 蛍光ペン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 荧光笔…
in Turkish renkli işaret kalemi…
in Russian маркер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 螢光筆…
in Italian evidenziatore…
in Polish marker, zakreślacz…
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