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“stationery” in British English

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stationerynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsteɪ.ʃən.ər.i/ us /ˈsteɪ.ʃə.ner.i/

the things needed for writing, such as paper, pens, pencils, and envelopes

good quality paper for writing letters on and matching envelopes

(Definition of “stationery” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“stationery” in American English

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stationerynoun [ U ]

us /ˈsteɪ·ʃəˌner·i/

paper, esp. that used for writing letters, or writing materials such as pens, pencils, and books for writing in:

business/personal stationery
I got these folders at the stationery store.

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

“stationery” in Business English

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stationerynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsteɪʃənəri/ us WORKPLACE

materials needed for writing, such as paper, envelopes, etc.:

The company realized it was spending too much on stationery.
a stationery cupboard

(Definition of “stationery” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)