Meaning of “pencil sharpener” in the English Dictionary

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"pencil sharpener" in British English

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pencil sharpenernoun [ C ]

/ˈpen.səl ˌʃɑː.pən.ər/ us /ˈpen.səl ˌʃɑːr.pən.ɚ/

(Definition of “pencil sharpener” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pencil sharpener" in American English

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pencil sharpenernoun [ C ]

us /ˈpen·səl ˌʃɑr·pə·nər/

an electric, mechanical, or small hand-held device for making a sharp point on pencils

(Definition of “pencil sharpener” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)